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!

Must-Eat Local Food: Classic Dishes To Eat In Florence | http://saltandwind.com

Must-Eat Local Food: Classic Dishes To Eat In Florence

Florence is a town of classics from the museums to the architecture and, our favorite, food. Here are the classic dishes you must eat next time you visit Florence, Italy. 
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Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita

A super simple recipe for a citrus twist on a traditional margarita with muddled kumquats, orange liqueur, and thyme salt. 
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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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Flourless Chocolate Espresso Cake With Chocolate Caramel Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Flourless Chocolate Espresso Cake With Chocolate Caramel Sauce

An impressive but easy recipe for a gluten-free flourless chocolate cake topped with cacao nibs and a chocolate caramel espresso sauce. 
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San Diego, California: Little Italy Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

San Diego, California: Little Italy Neighborhood Guide

San Diego is one of our favorite places for a weekend away and the North Little Italy (aka NoLI) neighborhood is where we always spend a few hours to shop, sip, and eat.
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Spain Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Sleep, and Shop In Barcelona | http://saltandwind.com

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

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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The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander | http://saltandwind.com

The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander

There are movies that make memories. Movies that make us reflect. And those that make us fall in love. But then there are the movies that make us want to get up and travel. If we had it our way, th...
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Escarole, Charred Mandarins, Toasted Almond Salad with Rosemary Balsamic Vinaigrette | http://saltandwind.com

Escarole, Charred Mandarins, Toasted Almond Salad with Rosemary Balsamic Vinaigrette

When people tell us they don't believe in winter salads, we tell them to check out this recipe. Made with under-appreciated escarole, an abundance of citurs, and a eat-it-off-the-spoon good citrus ...
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Travel Snacks That Taste Better Than Airplane Food | http://saltandwind.com

Travel Snacks That Taste Better Than Airplane Food

Our resolution is to eat healthier when traveling because we know you know how tough that can be. To make it a little easier, we've come up with a list of our favorite healthy storeb...
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10 Chocolate Bars Worth Hopping A Flight For | http://saltandwind.com

10 Chocolate Bars Worth Hopping A Flight For

Most people will take any excuse to hop a flight — catch up with a friend, taste test tequila, search out surf — but chocoholics like us? We'd go to the ends of the earth for a good cho...
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