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!

Thyme Biscuit BLT with Brown Sugar Bacon | http://saltandwind.com

Thyme Biscuit BLT with Brown Sugar Bacon

When summer is in full swing, we're all about BLTs. And, yes, the classic is always good by us, but, when we're throwing a party, we make these bite-sized biscuit BLTs!
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Mint Lime Southern Sweet Tea | http://saltandwind.com

Mint Lime Southern Sweet Tea

 A great recipe that's a twist on traditional Southern Sweet Tea made with green tea, lime, and tons of fresh mint. 
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Baked Sweet Potato Fries With Cilantro Avocado Dipping Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Baked Sweet Potato Fries With Cilantro Avocado Dipping Sauce

A recipe for a baked Sweet Potato Fries served with a creamy, spicy dip with fresh avocado, cilantro, and jalapeno!
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Pretzel Bites with Cheddar Beer Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Pretzel Bites with Cheddar Beer Sauce

We're of the opinion that homemade is better, even when it comes to snacks. And when it comes to snacks, soft pretzels are pretty high on the totem pole. These soft pretzels couldn't be easier &nda...
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Bison Burger Sliders with Whiskey Onions | http://saltandwind.com

Bison Burger Sliders with Whiskey Onions

A simple recipe for a Bison burger sliders with tons of pan-roasted mushrooms, baby arugula, and whiskey caramelized onions.
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Classic Americano Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Americano Cocktail

Sure, we like the classic Milan cocktail, the Negroni, just fine. But sometimes the combo of gin, vermouth, and Campari can be a little too much. So when it's warmer out, we turn to the Americano, ...
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{Fiori Di Zucca Fritti} Classic Italian Fried Zucchini Flowers | http://saltandwind.com

{Fiori Di Zucca Fritti} Classic Italian Fried Zucchini Flowers

Few places do fried food to the level of Rome. From the suppli to the Animelle fritte (sweetbreads), and the Carciofi alla giudia (fried artichokes) to (our fave) fried zuc...
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Classic Black Olive Tapenade | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Black Olive Tapenade

When Alex and Joann told us about their oh-so-perfect summer lunch in Provence, we were green with envy and we were totally in love with the sound of that tapenade. So, we set out to make our own a...
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Classic Kir Royale | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Kir Royale

If there's one thing that makes us feel instantly French, it's an aperitif of a Kir Royale at a sidewalk cafe. The oh-so classic drink of creme de cassis and bubbles is everything we love about Fra...
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Pistachio Feta Watermelon Salad | http://saltandwind.com

Pistachio Feta Watermelon Salad

Whoever first came up with the feta watermelon situation qualifies as a genius in our book because it's simple yet brilliant. And, while we don't know who that person is, we know they were on ...
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