Team Salt & Wind

Team Salt & Wind

Salt & Wind is a food and travel created by food and travel expert, Aida Mollenkamp, in December 2014. We’re on a mission to help you travel in good taste!

Channel Mexico With Our Ultimate Day Of The Dead Party | http://saltandwind.com

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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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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{Salsa Verde} Italian Herb Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

{Salsa Verde} Italian Herb Sauce

If you know Mexican salsa verde, well, this is not that. Italian salsa verde is a sweet-sour herby sauce that hails from the north and is traditionally served along heavy roasts and stews. That tra...
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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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{Insalata Del "Garga"} Garga Salad | http://saltandwind.com

{Insalata Del "Garga"} Garga Salad

Some salads are just instant classics and in our book the Insalata del Garga from Florence's Garga restaurant is very much that. It's a super simple salad with spicy arugula, toasty pine ...
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All-American Recipes For An Olympic Viewing Party | http://saltandwind.com

All-American Recipes For An Olympic Viewing Party

When it comes to our travels we aim to be citizens of the world. But when it comes to the Olympics, we're all about supporting Team USA. Here 10 All-American recipes to throw an Olympics viewing pa...
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Our 10 Favorite Italian Happy Hour Cocktails  | http://saltandwind.com

Our 10 Favorite Italian Happy Hour Cocktails

In our dream world, we'd do Italian aperitivo in Italy on the regular. We love the atmosphere, the snacks, and, of course, the cocktails. Here are our favorite ways to do Italian happy ho...
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Bucket List: Where To Say Yes Way Rosé Before Summer Ends | http://saltandwind.com

Bucket List: Where To Say Yes Way Rosé Before Summer Ends

These are the places we dream of drinking rosé: some are alfresco, others chic, and some laidback but all are the kind of place you could sit back, sip rosé, and wish summer woul...
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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 with nothing more than crisp bacon, ripe tomatoes, crisp lettuce, mayo, and some sourdough, is always good by us. But somet...
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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 makde with green tea, lime, and tons of fresh mint. 
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