ChamCham West African Supper Club Feast at Mocka Cardiff

ChamCham supper club at Mocka Cardiff

I was recently asked to attend the first ever ChamCham supper club at Moka Lounge recently. Having sampled what they can do back back at the Roath Summer Fest in July I was more than happy to chow down on some authentic African cuisine. I was joined by my partner (in crime) on the evening […]

Lunch at Finsbury Avenue London

Finsbury Avenue Square Food Court

So I was up in London for some Microsoft Dynamics CRM training for a few days not long ago near the city in Broadgate London. Usually one to rustle something up the night before when in Cardiff I was a bit worried about having to live off sandwiches for 3 days especially on my £5 […]

Quinoa and Butternut salad

quinoa and butternut salad recipe

Quinoa Salad Ingredients 1 medium butternut squash 6 full stalks of cavalo nero 2 shallots 125g quinoa 6 cloves garlic 1 bunch of flat leaf parsley 1/2 bunch of mint Dressing Ingredients Juice of 1 lemon Olive oil 1 dessert spoon of Pomegranate molasses 2 teaspoons of Harissa paste Red wine vinegar 1 roasted garlic […]

Duck and Waffle Restaurant Review – London

42nd Floor of Duck and Waffle Restaurant London

Having first looked at the Shard for lunch and them being fully booked I remember seeing some pics from the cocktail guy I was following on Instagram and some of the awesome views of london in the backdrop of his cocktail snaps but couldn’t rememeber the name of the place. Turns out it was Duck […]

Bwyta Bwyd Bombai

Bwyta Bwyd Bombai mixed bhaji puri and batata vada

I’ve been to Bwyta Bwyd Bombai (3B’s) a few times previously but only had a takeaway biryani on the way home from work when I’ve been feeling lazy and not sure if i’d make it through the journey home without something in my belly. I was invited to drop in and sample some of the […]

Spatchcock Harissa Chicken Kebabs

Spatchcock harissa chicken

Ingredients 1 whole chicken around 1.8kg 3 cloves of garlic finely grated 1 shallot finely grated juice and grated zest of 1/2 a lemon 3 dessert spoons greek yogurt 2 teaspoons harrisa paste Salt and pepper Drizzle of olive oil Instructions To Spatchcock the chicken, turn the chicken over so the breast is facing down. […]

Jols Restaurant Review Merthyr Tydfil

brown shrimp hummus starter Jols Merthyr Tydfil

I’ve been a fan of Jamie, the man behind the Jol’s brand and restaurant for a few years after sampling most of his streatfood plates he’s dished up since I first stumbled on him about 3 years ago. I’ve also known about his first restaurant venture in Merthyr since it opened about 18 months ago […]

Calabrisella Review Cardiff – Italian Restaurant Cardiff

Carbonara and Pizza Calabrisella Cardiff

After passing Calabrisella, which is based on the main high street in Canton a couple of times on the way to St Cannas and Pettigrew along with hearing the rave reviews all over the social web I was eager to try it for myself and so was Mwsh. Having fallen in love with Italian food […]

Chipotle Corned Beef Hash with Crispy Parmesan Potatoes Recipe

chipotle corned beef hash roast parmesan potatoes recipe

Chipotle Corned Beef Hash Ingredients 1 tin corned beef cut into chunks 1 red onion sliced (or I used a small red and half a white onion) 2 cloves of garlic grated 1 birds eye chilli Worcestershire sauce Tin of good quality Italian plum tomatoes Chipotle hot sauce Mustard Salt and pepper to taste Parmesan […]