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!

Where To Travel: 2015 | http://saltandwind.com

Where To Travel: 2015

With the bubbles bubbled and the streamers streamed, it's goodbye 2014 and hello 2015 (so weird to write that!). We're planners if anything so we're already talking where to go and what t...
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Charred Broccolini Feta and Pistachio Salad | http://saltandwind.com

Charred Broccolini Feta and Pistachio Salad

It turns out we sometimes have cooking amnesia – like, we know we really like broccolini but forget. Then we'll have some of it charred and perfectly cooked and then it's on. We'll toss charr...
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Thai Lemongrass Chili Mussels | http://saltandwind.com

Thai Lemongrass Chili Mussels

There are a few recipes out there that are pure deception: they seem difficult to the unknowing when they really couldn’t be easier. Those are the reliably quick recipes we share when people ...
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Ver-O-Peso, Belém, Brazil  | http://saltandwind.com

Ver-O-Peso, Belém, Brazil

We like our travels to be unique but one thing we must do everywhere we go is visit a local market. On our trip to Belém, Brazil we visited the Ver-O-Peso market, wh...
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Chilled Soba Noodles with Lemon-Ginger Dressing | http://saltandwind.com

Chilled Soba Noodles with Lemon-Ginger Dressing

Chilled soba noodle salads are so satisfying yet light that I turn to them often. This recipe is really a launch pad because it’s the basis from which we make all sorts of soba variations. If...
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Salt & Wind Favorite Travels 2014 | http://saltandwind.com

Salt & Wind Favorite Travels 2014

Reflection is all the rage on this the last day of the year and around here that means looking back on our most favorite travels of 2014.
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Essential Morocco Gift Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Morocco Gift Guide

 Go ahead, get a little exotic with your gift giving this year.
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Blueberry Banana Almond Butter Smoothie | http://saltandwind.com

Blueberry Banana Almond Butter Smoothie

We talk a lot around here about what we do when we're on the road or preparing to travel but this a recipe we make when we're back home. This isn't the fanciest smoothie out there but it's a keeper...
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Friendsgiving & Squash and Pepita Pesto Dip | http://saltandwind.com

Friendsgiving & Squash and Pepita Pesto Dip

Thanksgiving is a holiday so nice, I say we should celebrate it twice -- once with friends and once with family. This year we're kicking it off with a Friendsgiving with some of my favorite food fr...
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Bacon and Sriracha Chicken Sandwich | http://saltandwind.com

Bacon and Sriracha Chicken Sandwich

You could slave away all day over an elaborate meal for Valentine’s Day, you could go frilly and fancy, but that’s not what your Valentine wants. If your Valentine is like ours, he (or she) is incl...
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