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Team Salt & Wind

Salt & Wind is a food and travel website created by food and travel expert, Aida Mollenkamp, in December 2014. The sister company, Salt & Wind Travel, launched in 2017 to provide boutique group travel services for fellow food lovers. Through our editorial work and our trips, we're on a mission to help you travel in good taste!

Seven Tips To Master Your Holiday Prep | http://saltandwind.com

Seven Tips To Master Your Holiday Prep

Coffee naps, morning meditation, evening yoga…these are just a few tactics we use to get through the holidays. But try as we might sometimes we end up with our face plated in a pillow instead of br...
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The Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays | http://saltandwind.com

The Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays

Sure you can always serve a ton of bubbly and beer and everyone will be very happy partiers. But there are those times you should pull out something special and, for those occasions, here are the c...
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These Chic But Easy Appetizers Will Rule Your Next Cocktail Party | http://saltandwind.com

These Chic But Easy Appetizers Will Rule Your Next Cocktail Party

The holiday party detail that separates the women from the girls? Having a few chic homemade appetizers that are elegant but easy AF to prepare. 
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Multi-Task Mingling Is How We Survive The Holidays | http://saltandwind.com

Multi-Task Mingling Is How We Survive The Holidays

Between the holiday card writing, menu planning, and events, the “to do” list just doesn’t quit this time of year. And rather than waiting to see friends at more formal festivitie...
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Friends Who Fete: An Elegant (But Easy!) Last-Minute Holiday Cocktail Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: An Elegant (But Easy!) Last-Minute Holiday Cocktail Party

You've invited your friends over for a last-minute party and now what? Here's everything you need from last-minute recipe ideas to super simple florals to put together a party that'll look like you...
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Make Your Next Cheeseboard Instagram-Worthy | http://saltandwind.com

Make Your Next Cheeseboard Instagram-Worthy

A gorgeous cheeseboard isn't just about winning at Instagram -- it all makes you look like an entertaining boss. Here are our tips for building a cheeseboard that's just as gorgeous as it is delici...
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Essential Tips To Survive Holiday Entertaining | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Tips To Survive Holiday Entertaining

No matter how well you plan, entertaining during the holidays can be stressful. Here are our 10 tips for elegant but low-stress entertaining.
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Easy Recipes To Keep Houseguests Well Fed | http://saltandwind.com

Easy Recipes To Keep Houseguests Well Fed

The holiday menu is planned, every last gift bought, and the guest beds all set up. You're a ringer for best hostess around but you'll be even more winning if you plan on what to serve everyone onc...
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The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad | http://saltandwind.com

The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad

Need a super simple, make-ahead dish for the holidays that's allergen friendly? Check out this recipe that's gluten free, dairy free, and vegetarian!
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{Zaleti} Cornmeal Currant Italian Cookies | http://saltandwind.com

{Zaleti} Cornmeal Currant Italian Cookies

We love Italian cookies because they're simple to make, not too sweet, and always super interesting. These Venetian cookies known as Zaleti with currants, cornmeal, and almond liqueur are just that!
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