Aida Mollenkamp

Aida Mollenkamp

Aida is a food and travel expert, on-camera host, author, and the founder of Salt & Wind and Salt & Wind Travel. She's a California native who has always had a global perspective in her cooking and in life. Over the years, she has visited more than 35 countries and 35 states and has lived in Europe and across the United States. She is on a mission to help food lovers taste the world.

Mediterranean Lamb Burger | http://saltandwind.com

Mediterranean Lamb Burger

Yes, we love a good juicy hamburger but to us, there's nothing quite like a lamb burger. Here is our recipe for a super simple burger topped with feta, spicy arugula, and an olive mayo!
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Friends Who Fete: The Thoroughly Modern Ice Cream Social | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: The Thoroughly Modern Ice Cream Social

The ultimate summer party? An Ice Cream Social! For this Friends Who Fete we gathered our friends and family for a classic-meets-updated ice cream social with everything from kid-friendly ice cream...
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Coffee Salted Caramel Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Coffee Salted Caramel Sauce

A twist on a classic Salted Caramel Sauce recipe made by adding in coffee for an unexpected kick. 
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Hazelnut Chocolate Baci Ice Cream | http://saltandwind.com

Hazelnut Chocolate Baci Ice Cream

Raise your hand if you're as into the chocolate-hazelnut combo that is Nutella, Baci, and Gianduja! I'm so into it that I cannot pass a gelato stand without ordering it. So, for our Ice Cream Socia...
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Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Aperol Spritz | http://saltandwind.com

Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Aperol Spritz

We took Frosé (Frozen Rosé) and gave it an Aperol Spritz twist! Less sweet than Frosé but just as phenom, we'll be making batches of it right up until summer ends! 
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Chocolate Almond Butter Cup and Almond Butter Swirl Ice Cream | http://saltandwind.com

Chocolate Almond Butter Cup and Almond Butter Swirl Ice Cream

A twist on the classic Chocolate-Peanut Butter Ice Cream made with homemade Mini Chocolate Almond Butter cups and an Almond Butter Swirl. 
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Finding Franciacorta: The Best Italian Wine Region I'd Never Visited | http://saltandwind.com

Finding Franciacorta: The Best Italian Wine Region I'd Never Visited

It's time to travel to Franciacorta! Okay, truth is the Milanese have known about this corner of Lombardy for forever and a day and it is a premiere wine growing region, but it's pretty unknown out...
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{Citron Pressé} Lavender French Lemonade | http://saltandwind.com

{Citron Pressé} Lavender French Lemonade

This classic French cafe drink is just lemon juice, sugar, and water, but the way I like it best is infused with tons of lavender.
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Avignon to Lyon: A Week Along The Rhône River | http://saltandwind.com

Avignon to Lyon: A Week Along The Rhône River

My first experience on a river cruise was from Arles to Lyon along the Rhône River and I couldn't have loved it more.
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Peach Melba Coconut Cream Sodas | http://saltandwind.com

Peach Melba Coconut Cream Sodas

When the weather hits the triple digits, we've got necessities: coconut water, a legit hat, sunnies -- we pretty much can't bear it without them. But then there are the not-so-necess...
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