Articles in Category : Food & Drink

Winter 2020

Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

Fish ‘N’ Ice @ Slice Slice in Eversley Road has for many years been the jewel in Sketty’s crown. I have considered ourselves lucky to have such a prestigious restaurant – worthy of its entry in the Michelin Guide –

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Winter 2020

Ultimate chocolate cake

Recipe 2 with Maldon Salt Company

This is the perfect cake to make for Christmas if you don’t like the traditional fruit variety. Its intensely chocolate flavour is enhanced with the addition of Maldon sea salt crystals Ingredients 185g unsalted butter 185g dark chocolate 85g plain

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October 2020

Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

Juniper Place Dai Wakely (right) has the distinction of being a Master Distiller. This title is the highest professional qualification offered by the Institute of Brewing and Distilling, so he is well placed to be in charge of the Cygnet

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October 2020

Learning about wine

With Antoinette Milne

Wine and spirits are fascinating and important subjects. Using the WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust) Systematic Approach to Tasting can be invigorating and can most definitely enhance our pleasure of enjoying wine, spirits and food. They can take us

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September 2020

Autumn is approaching

Wine recommendations with Antoinette Milne

We’re turning our attention to supermarkets this month. Supermarkets are responsible for selling vast quantities of branded wine at seemingly reasonable price points. These branded wines can be consistent, accessible and of good to outstanding quality. Supermarkets have ventured into

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July 2020

Summer in Swansea!

Wine recommendations with Antoinette Milne

It’s time to rejoice, summer in Swansea is here! After these few months of lockdown, we’ve come up with an exciting line up of interesting and delicious wines for you. Starting with two cool and delicious rosy roses followed by

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