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!

Mezzi Paccheri Pasta with Burrata Cream, Guanciale, and Saffron | http://saltandwind.com

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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Aida On What To Pack For Mexico City | http://saltandwind.com

Aida On What To Pack For Mexico City

You booked your flight, have you itinerary planned, and a hit list of what to eat. Now all you need to plan for Mexico City? What to wear!
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Say Hello To Bitters: Your Secret Weapon In The Kitchen | http://saltandwind.com

Say Hello To Bitters: Your Secret Weapon In The Kitchen

That bottle of bitters you turn to every time you make an Old Fashioned? It’s time to bring it into your kitchen. Here are tips for how to use bitters for everything from classic cocktails to...
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Caribbean-Jerk-Glazed Spare Ribs with Pineapple Relish | http://saltandwind.com

Caribbean-Jerk-Glazed Spare Ribs with Pineapple Relish

What’s your secret sauce when you cook? For us, it’s this sweet-spicy rib marinade that makes for a crowd-pleasing take on jerk seasoning and slow-cooked ribs. 
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Yes, You Can Look Rested After A Long-Haul Flight. Here’s How. | http://saltandwind.com

Yes, You Can Look Rested After A Long-Haul Flight. Here’s How.

Here at Salt & Wind we clock in a lot of travel time. But the being up in the air takes its toll and, after a few thousand miles, you can arrive at your destination feeling, or worse yet, looki...
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Pistachio Spiced Coconut Carrot Muffins | http://saltandwind.com

Pistachio Spiced Coconut Carrot Muffins

We love a good muffin recipe but too often they're too sweet or too heavy. This is a simple dump-and-stir recipe for gluten free spiced carrot muffins that are just right!
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The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander | http://saltandwind.com

The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander

If we had it our way, the Academy would add one more category to their awards and it would award movies that cause wanderlust. These are the 10 movies that transport us without having to pull out o...
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Elderflower and Strawberry Parfait | http://saltandwind.com

Elderflower and Strawberry Parfait

The easiest possible way to make the classic English dessert, the berry trifle. Taught to us by chef Peter Sidwell, this is our go-to recipe. 
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Sirmione Just Might Be The Quaintest Historic Town On Lake Garda | http://saltandwind.com

Sirmione Just Might Be The Quaintest Historic Town On Lake Garda

Sooner or later it'll happen. If you travel to Lake Garda, sooner or later someone will suggest you visit the historic city of Sirmione. And, well, we couldn't agree more!
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Mexico Travel Guide: Where Eat, Stay, and Shop In Todos Santos | http://saltandwind.com

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

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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