Bottomless Brunch Review at Revolucion de Cuba Cardiff

red snapper cocktail at revolution de cuba bottomless brunch 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 […]

Fiesta de la Calcotada at Asador 44 on Friday 13th April 2018

Cava and romesco sauce ingredients

One of my fav Cardiff restaurants, Asador 44 are throwing the most Spanish cultural festival i’ve ever seen this April. The Catalans go nut’s for their Calcots during the seasonal window and chow down on bucketloads per capita during the months of January to April. I was invited over to have a sneak preview of […]

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Sosban Restaurant Discount Voucher Llanelli

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Travelzoo currently have a mammoth deal at the moment with a Sosban discount voucher. Based in Llanelli in grade II listed building dating back to 1872 when it was originally a pumping engine. We tried popping in for Sunday lunch a few months back when we were near by but […]

Burger Slider Afternoon Tea Review at The Celtic Manor, Newport

slider afternoon tea at Celtic Manor

It was only a few weeks ago we got invited to the launch of the new Mulberry Cocktail bar at the Celtic Manor but it was there I noticed the upcoming Afternoon Tea’s with a twist taking place across the Celtic Manor Resort. Being a favourite of mine for Afternoon tea and having tried three […]

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 […]

Baharat and apricot lamb meatballs recipe – a guilt free kebab

Guilt free kebab recipe

Baharat and apricot lamb meatballs ingredients 500g lamb mince 3 teaspoons Baharat spice mix 3 cloves garlic finely grated 1 large shallot finely chopped 50g dried apricot chopped into small chunks Instructions I prefer to have my onions and or shallots browned before adding to burgers or meatballs to add a slight sweetness and take […]

Italian sausage pasta recipe

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 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

healthy pizza

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 […]

Smoking Goat Restaurant Review Shoreditch London

lardo fried rice goat massamam and smoked brisket drunken noodles smoking goat shoreditch

I’d stumbled on Smoking Goat the week before in London when coming out of Dishoom for an afternoon beer and didn’t have chance to see what they did there.As we were in the neighbourhood walking back from training and with no prior plans we thought we would pop in and see what they had cooking […]