Introduction, my first post…

Well, my life changed when I moved to Europe for six years, I discovered a world of culinary tastes and delights that I had been missing out on and my life changed for the better. For the last 13 years I have tried to experience and enjoy food from a completely new perspective and I […]

The Frog

As an avid fan of Master Chef the professionals, while watching in 2014, I came across Chef Adam Handling. Adam was such an inspiring chef to watch cook and his food always looked incredible; I became a fan instantly! After the 2014 series had ended, I travelled to London to dine at the Caxton Grill, […]

Tredwells

Set in the heart of Convent Garden, you are firstly greeted by a lovely cosy terrace at the entrance, featuring outdoor fires and comfortable, warm blankets. Inside the restaurant is décor is warm and French like, it had a great buzz about it. On arrival at the restaurant, we were shown a genuine kind reception […]

Dining At Moksh Cardiff

Wednesday 2nd November I attended my favourite restaurant in Wales last week, Moksh! They launched their new 10 course taster menu. I was so happy to receive an invite, Moksh defines Indian cuisine and beyond! The stupendous Head Chef and proprietor Stephen Gomes was a wonderful host, he and his magnificent team delivered a dazzling, […]

Roux at Parliament Square

An avid fan and follower of Michel Roux Jnr, I was extremely excited to dine at Roux at Parliament Square with a close friend who had flown in from Cyprus. We opted for the taster menu at the first sitting, it was very nice to receive a nice warm welcome and taken up a beautiful […]

Café Rouge, Cardiff

Whilst in the crowds and chaos of Christmas Shopping, Nan and I enjoyed a relaxing break and lovely lunch at Café Rouge, Cardiff St Davids II. We took advantage of the lunch time Prix Fixe special menu, 2 courses for £12.95. We fully enjoyed SOUPE À L’OIGNON and PÂTÉ to start and then absolutely devoured […]

The Pot

My first visit to The Pot was the day before Christmas Eve, a small independent Bistro which served us the most wonderful homemade lunch, known for its tasty homemade food and carefully selected wines, we accompanied our lunch with a wonderful warm and full bodied Malbec. For starters we both enjoyed the Chicken & Liver […]

Laguna Kitchen & Bar, Park Plaza, Cardiff

What perfect way to enjoy Christmas festivities with an alluring champagne Christmas afternoon tea. We normally enjoy our annual delight in the main reception area next to the fire, but this year we dined in the main restaurant which was beautifully lit and decorated. The Afternoon Tea was delectable and very enjoyable. There were plenty […]

Zizzi, Cardiff Bay

I took my father out for an early dinner at Zizzi in Cardiff Bay. The venue in the Bay is very trendy and the open plan effect is very inviting, the open plan kitchen is entertaining and interesting to watch. The lighting is just right and has a cosy feeling to it. Having not been […]