Soliciting Flavours

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

Category Archives: Wine Merchant

Dog, fish and sips – a week of food and drink in Cornwall – UPDATED

With Christmas and New Year’s Eve (the latter the most over hyped celebration of the year) out the way and the wet and windy month of January seemingly never ending, … Continue reading

Jan 12, 2020

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