Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: Supermarket wine

Move over “sweetie” – Hungarian Wine review.

At times like this, the only answer is to open a bottle of wine so after somewhat of a hiatus the blog this week looks at wine again. Hungary is … Continue reading

Jun 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

Something old, something new but definitely nothing blue – Rieslings from the old and new world

Riesling has to be one of my favourite, if not my favourite, white wine grape. Wines made from this grape range from the voluptuously sweet to the steely dry, as … Continue reading

Jul 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Go, go Godello – Spain’s fast emerging white grape

It has been a while since I have posted on wine, but an interesting fact brought my thoughts to Spanish wines (not that they are ever far from my mind), … Continue reading

Apr 12, 2015 · 6 Comments

World Cup final rerun – Germany -v- Argentina and it’s wine this time.

I am not a great fan of football (rugby union being my spectator sport of choice), so didn’t really pay much attention to the Word Cup. I did have a … Continue reading

Jul 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

M&S’ new wines – they’re all Greek to me.

Before I launch into the subject matter of this post I think I should clarify the multiple reference (before I hastily edited it) in my last post to Mr. SF. … Continue reading

Mar 31, 2014 · 4 Comments

Aldi “The Exquisite Selection” – wine not?

To say I am a  little bit obsessed with wine is a bit like saying that the Pope is  a little bit Catholic or that Wayne Rooney is a tad … Continue reading

Mar 25, 2014 · 8 Comments