Hi, I’m Amee, I’m a food writer and newspaper columnist, illustrator & amateur food photographer. I’m also a Mum of two and wife of one. Living in & cooking from the West of Ireland. Warm & Snug & Fat is where I keep all things food related. If you are looking for easy, family friendly recipes click on ‘Recipes’ on the top navigation bar. If you are interested in restaurant reviews, foodie news and views, mainly from Galway and the West of Ireland, click on ‘Reviews’ instead. I hope you find something you like. Please feel free to comment or get in touch. Enjoy!
Oh, fruit loved of boyhood! the old days recalling, When wood-grapes were purpling and brown nuts were falling! When wild, ugly faces we carved in its skin, Glaring out through the dark with a candle within! We have a lot to thank the Americans for over here on the our little Islan
It’s that time of year again, ladies. The time of year when the rare strain of flu takes hold, so powerful and so deadly, it can only be compared to the Ebola virus. This virus is highly specialised and only attacks the “XY” gene found in men. A disease so potent it
One of the loveliest traditions surrounding ‘All Hallows Eve’ in Ireland is the Halloween cake, the barmbrack. It is a sweet fruit loaf that acts as a sort of Celtic fortune cookie. Trinkets are hidden in the bread, well wrapped up, and each member of the family gets a sli
As with everything else in life, food has its fashions and trends, ups and downs, ins and outs. Have you been wondering what’s replacing cupcakes? Is your sushi lunch passé? 2012 continued to see a return to frugal foods and cheaper cuts. Molecular cooking is on the wane while S