Team Salt & Wind

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!

What We Make When We're Dreaming Of Italy: Mezzi Paccheri Pasta with Burrata Cream, Guanciale, and Saffron | http://saltandwind.com

What We Make When We're Dreaming Of Italy: Mezzi Paccheri Pasta with Burrata Cream, Guanciale, and Saffron

During our trip to the Tuscan countryside, we came across one of the most interesting pastas we'd had in a long time. Made with burrata, saffron, and guanciale, it's an easy pasta that's decadent a...
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Milan Travel Guide: What To Do In Milan's City Center | http://saltandwind.com

Milan Travel Guide: What To Do In Milan's City Center

One place we think doesn't get nearly enough love: Milan. Here are Team Salt & Wind's picks for what to do, eat, and where to stay in Milan, Italy.
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Barcelona Travel Guide: What To Eat, Where To Sleep, and What To Do In Barcelona, Spain | http://saltandwind.com

Barcelona Travel Guide: What To Eat, Where To Sleep, and What To Do In Barcelona, Spain

We love Barcelona always and forever but it can get seriously touristy. Here are Team Salt & Wind's favorite corners of the city's historic center from shops to eats to where to stay. 
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Santa Maria Barbecue-Inspired Chili Rub | http://saltandwind.com

Santa Maria Barbecue-Inspired Chili Rub

A bit smoky, a touch spicy, and a ton flavorful, this is a simple barbecue chili rub that is inspired by our California BBQ and that's our go-to spice blend for everything from chicken to tofu to p...
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Todos Santos Travel Guide: Where Stay, Eat, and Shop In Todos Santos, Mexico | http://saltandwind.com

Todos Santos Travel Guide: Where Stay, Eat, and Shop In Todos Santos, Mexico

Just an hour north of Los Cabos, Todos Santos is a sleepy surf town that feels a world away from the resorts and clubs of Cabo. Here's all our picks on what to do and where to eat:
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Santa Barbara Travel Guide: Where To Stay, Eat, and Drink In Santa Barbara | http://saltandwind.com

Santa Barbara Travel Guide: Where To Stay, Eat, and Drink In Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is classic California at its best but just because a lot of people visit doesn't mean it's all worth seeing. Here are Team Salt & Wind's favorite corners of the city from shops to...
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Drop Everything — Salt & Wind Trips Are Taking Off! | http://saltandwind.com

Drop Everything — Salt & Wind Trips Are Taking Off!

Team Salt & Wind is launch Salt & Wind Travel! After two years of sharing our love for food lifestyle travel online, we decided it was high time we do so offline too. Read all about Sa...
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Toast Italy With Our 10 Favorite Italian Aperitivo Cocktails  | http://saltandwind.com

Toast Italy With Our 10 Favorite Italian Aperitivo Cocktails

In our dream world, we'd do Italian aperitivo in Italy on the regular. We love the atmosphere, the snacks, and, of course, the cocktails. Here are our favorite ways to do Italian happy ho...
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{Risotto Alla Milanese} Classic Saffron Risotto | http://saltandwind.com

{Risotto Alla Milanese} Classic Saffron Risotto

The most classic of all risottos, here is a recipe for traditional Risotto alla Milanese. Made with arborio rice, butter, saffron, and grated Grana Padano cheese, this recipe is totally simple...
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Basic Chocolate Chocolate Ice Cream | http://saltandwind.com

Basic Chocolate Chocolate Ice Cream

Our all-time favorite recipe for a traditional chocolate ice cream that doubles down on the chocolate flavor. 
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