Soliciting Flavours

Musings (more like rambling thoughts) of a Cardiff based lawyer obsessed with food and wine

Category Archives: sausages

Monsterously good value grub? Sully’s Cafe, Cardiff City centre.

Bit of artistic licence here, as the “monster(ously)” in the title alludes to the surprisingly affable monster, Sulley, from Monsters Inc (being dyspraxic and dyslexic, I often miss out letters in words … Continue reading

Oct 9, 2016 · 1 Comment

Totally “pit” boss – Hangfire Southern Kitchen, Barry, South Wales.

It has taken me an eon it seems to finally get to what is rapidly becoming the “legendary” permanent base in Barry, South Wales of the dynamic duo (already the … Continue reading

Sep 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Don’t you know about the bird? The Heathcock Pub, Llandaff, Cardiff. Updated : Jan 2017, Update: March 2017: closing 12th March 

Update: reopened in Oct 2018 under ownership of people behind the Hare & Hounds in Aberthin – review to follow in due course. Update: As I understand it the Heathcock … Continue reading

May 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pastures anew and now breakfast fodder too – Grazing Shed, St Mary Street, Cardiff.

I am not usually a breakfast person, with my standard start to the morning a strong short coffee and that is it. Not ideal for the health police’s point of … Continue reading

Dec 20, 2015 · 3 Comments

Marvellous Mangalitza and mega mash – Pitt Cue, Soho, London UPDATE – Moved to 1 The Avenue, Devonshire Square, London, EC2M 4YP.

On a business trip to London, I had a couple of hours to kill between the end of my meeting and the train back home I had a reservation on. … Continue reading

Sep 13, 2015 · 1 Comment

Man versus Spam (who is top dog) – Hogwurst, Cardiff – restaurant review

I have a hate – hate relationship with Spam. This originates from my early school days when Spam fritters for lunch was dreaded by one and all. One of the … Continue reading

May 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

Wall to “Berlin” wall food – eating out in Berlin

Very occasionally my work takes me abroad, with trips to Europe mainly. Most people think this is quite glamorous – it isn’t. Long working days and then solo nights in … Continue reading

May 10, 2015 · 2 Comments