Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: Wine Merchant

You would have to be a loon not to love the food of Leyli Joon! Leyli Joon & Co. Supper Club pop up, Academy Espresso Bar , Barry.

I am a bit of a “bah humbug” when it comes to Christmas. As far as I am concerned there are 12 days of Christmas and that is it. Outside … Continue reading

Dec 23, 2018 · 1 Comment

The Wright stuff! Wright’s Wine/Food Emporium, Cardiff City Centre

As readers of this blog will know, I am rather fond of a glass of wine. To me a glass or two of a good wine and a plate of … Continue reading

Apr 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

┬┐Craving real Spanish food? Here’s how to get cured! Curado Bar, Cardiff, City Centre – Updated

Update : I have just been told by the people at Curado Bar that they will, from early March, be opening on Sundays. That is excellent new. I have an enduring … Continue reading

Feb 19, 2017 · 7 Comments

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

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

We know the beers good, but ‘Czech’ out the wine – Wine review

Somewhat to my surprise (in a rather nice way), the blog seems to get a fair few visitors from the Czech Republic. Traffic from there is only bested by the … Continue reading

Oct 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Banker of a two course lunch – Potted Pig , Cardiff

A somewhat cryptic title to this post, I admit, which is due to the Potted Pig being located in what was previously the vault for the Lloyds Bank site (the … Continue reading

Sep 7, 2014 · 6 Comments