Entries by nicky batchelor

Bottomless Brunch Review at Revolucion de Cuba Cardiff

If you’re not familiar, Revolucion de Cuba is the older sibling of the student favourite Vodka Revolution and situated adjacent to The Hilton Hotel in Cardiff. Whereas Vodka revolution is themed around vodka, Revs de Cuba has a more latin affair with rum featuring heavily on the cocktail menu, live music early evenings and attracting […]

Park Plaza Cardiff and Laguna Restaurant Review

Seeing as I’ve now tried most of the menu’s at Park Plaza’s Laguna Restaurant in Cardiff, I thought it’s about time I wrote a review to let people know what they are missing out on if they’ve never been. The Laguna Restaurant sits on the ground floor of the Park Plaza Cardiff Hotel on Greyfriar’s […]

Italian sausage pasta recipe

Italian sausage pasta ingredients 4 Italian sausages, skin removed and rolled into little meatballs (I got mine from Cardiff Indoor Market) 3 cloves of garlic grated finely 8 field mushrooms or 1 large cut finely 1 large shallot cut finely 8 leaves Cavolo Nero ½ tub of Ricotta cheese Enough spaghetti for 2 (I’ll leave […]

Mac n Cheese Recipe

Mac n cheese ingredients 400g elbow or macaroni pasta 250g of mixed cheese (I used up leftovers from 5 different cheeses from xmas including smoked, brie, mature cheddar and parmesan) 1 leek thinly sliced 100g good quality bacon 1 teaspoon mustard powder or 2 teaspoons of ready mixed English or wholegrain depending on taste 750ml […]

Healthy Pizza Recipe

Spicy tomato sauce 1 tin plum tomatoes 1/2 small red onion diced 1 clove garlic finely grated 1 medium chilli finely grated 2 teaspoons dried oregano Couple of stalks of fresh thyme (or dried if you haven’t got any fresh) 1/4 jarred roasted pepper Balsamic vinegar salt and pepper to taste Pizza ingredients This is […]