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!

Say Hello To Our Very Best Fall Entertaining Recipes | http://saltandwind.com

Say Hello To Our Very Best Fall Entertaining Recipes

ISO what to serve at your next fall dinner party? These are the recipes we pull out for all our autumn entertaining from harvest dinner parties to Thanksgiving!
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{Bibbonata Di Peperita} Tagliolini Pasta With Chilis, Parsley, Pine Nuts, and Bottarga | http://saltandwind.com

{Bibbonata Di Peperita} Tagliolini Pasta With Chilis, Parsley, Pine Nuts, and Bottarga

Our friend and Tuscan chili farmer, Rita Salvadori, shared this simple but elegant pasta recipe with us when we visited her and her family while learning all things olive oil. Made with chili peppe...
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Essential Tips To Survive Holiday Entertaining | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Tips To Survive Holiday Entertaining

No matter how well you plan, entertaining during the holidays can be stressful. Here are our 10 tips for elegant but low-stress entertaining.
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Classic Mexican Horchata  | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Mexican Horchata

Wondering how to make horchata? We've got you covererd. This Mexican horchata recipe is super classic except that we use dates instead of granulated sugar to sweeten in because we want to be a touc...
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{Parmigiana di Zucca} Butternut Squash Parmesan  | http://saltandwind.com

{Parmigiana di Zucca} Butternut Squash Parmesan

One of our top rules in the kitchen? Always, always, always use the highest-quality ingredients available. Especially when you’re cooking a seasonal fall harvest recipe made with just a few ingred...
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{Torta Sbrisolona} Italian Almond Cornmeal Cookie Recipe | http://saltandwind.com

{Torta Sbrisolona} Italian Almond Cornmeal Cookie Recipe

An easy recipe for the traditional Italian dessert known as Sbrisolona. Hailing from the town of Mantova in Northern Italy's Lombardy region, this cornmeal almond cookie is a favorite around h...
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Spiced Mexican Chocolate Coconut Pie | http://saltandwind.com

Spiced Mexican Chocolate Coconut Pie

A delicious recipe for a simple, no-bake Chocolate Coconut Pie with graham cracker crust, cinnamon-and-cayenne-spiced chocolate pudding, rum whipped cream, and toasted coconut. 
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Friends Who Fete: Channel Mexico With Our Ultimate Day Of The Dead Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: Channel Mexico With Our Ultimate Day Of The Dead Party

Halloween is all well and good but we'll take Day Of The Dead over it anytime. This is how we'd throw the ultimate Day Of The Dead party with a full-on Mexican menu, a homemade fruit and flower alt...
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Our Easiest Ever Carnitas Tacos | http://saltandwind.com

Our Easiest Ever Carnitas Tacos

One recipe we turn to time and again for a crowd? Carnitas! A spiced pork shoulder is slow cooked until tender then crisped until brown and served in tortillas -- aka all our favorite things in one!
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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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