Articles in Category : Food & Drink

Winter 2018

Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

Mosaic Tucked away down an alleyway off St Helen’s Road you will find Mosaic @ the Press House – just follow the twinkling lights. This award winning restaurant provides a haven of elegance and sophistication in an area full of

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Oct 2018

Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

Papi’s Pizza, Mumbles I was sad to see CJ’s restaurant close when the Oyster Wharf development started in Mumbles; it had been there for so many years albeit under different owners. So the arrival of a new venture in its

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Oct 2018

Mumbles Oyster Fair 2018

19th & 20th October - Ostreme Centre, Mumbles

Oysters have grown and been enjoyed in Mumbles for some 2000 years. A recent archaeological dig on Mumbles Head that was organised by Mumbles Development Trust and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund found the remains of ancient oyster shells

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Oct 2018

Vegan Recipe

With Rachel Jamison

CHICKPEA OF THE SEA Although totally plant based, Rachel’s vegan recipe for this month has a taste of the sea with the addition of kelp. You can use this recipe as an alternative to tuna and add it to salads,

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Oct 2018

Autumn Recipe

With discoverdelicious.wales

Welsh lamb cawl Now that the weather is getting colder, warming soups can be on the menu again, and one of my favourites is a traditional Welsh lamb cawl. Served with a hunk of bread and a wedge of cheese

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Aug 2018

Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

MILLER & CARTER Joy of joys the Toby Carvery has been replaced with an up-market steak house, Miller & Carter. Gone is the perpetual roast dinner – these have been replaced with succulent prime steaks that have been aged for

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June 2018

June Culinary Causerie

With Lesley Williams

Three Award Winners Last month saw three local restaurants receiving recognition for being the best in Wales. Firstly Gigi Gao’s Favourite Authentic Chinese Restaurant was voted the best Oriental restaurant in Wales in the Golden Chopsticks Awards. It came as

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May 2018

Culinary Causerie

with Lesley Williams

HaPPI-ness Sarla Langdon called…..‘Darling I’ve had a windfall – we must go out and celebrate by eating lobster’. How many times have you had a telephone call asking you to give your banking history to a PPI claim company, and

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May 2018

Award Winning

Gigi Gao's Favourite Authentic Chinese

Dubbed ‘the UK Oscars of Oriental cuisines’, The Golden Chopsticks Awards created by joint founder and host Gok Wan, held its inaugural award ceremony on Monday 16th April at the London Marriott, Grosvenor Square, to recognise and celebrate the enormous

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