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!

Dutch Baby Pancake with Caramelized Persimmons | http://saltandwind.com

Dutch Baby Pancake with Caramelized Persimmons

The Dutch Baby, basically a souffléd pancake, is a looker — it rises to great heights, gets crisp on the edges, custardy in the middle, and is a pancake crater that’s a natural bo...
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The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad | http://saltandwind.com

The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad

Need a super simple, make-ahead dish for the holidays that's allergen friendly? Check out this recipe that's gluten free, dairy free, and vegetarian!
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Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned Cocktail

One of our favorite things about Fall is when the persimmons come into season, because, when they've arrived, they've arrived in full force. Our latest creation is a Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned ...
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Spiced Cranberry Pear Bourbon Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Spiced Cranberry Pear Bourbon Cocktail

How we win at holiday cocktail parties? We choose one or two signature drinks instead of trying to be all things to all the people. This spiced, slightly sweet, and boozy cocktail is like the holid...
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Spiked Eggnog Italian Soda | http://saltandwind.com

Spiked Eggnog Italian Soda

A wintry twist on Italian soda made with eggnog syrup, club soda, whipped cream, and cinnamon, this Spiked Eggnog Italian Soda is a lighter take on eggnog.
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California Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Stay, and Shop In Santa Barbara | http://saltandwind.com

California Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Stay, and Shop In Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is classic California at its best but just because a lot of people visit doesn't mean it's all worth seeing. Here are Team Salt & Wind's favorite corners of the city from shops to...
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Shredded Turkey Cranberry Waldorf Salad | http://saltandwind.com

Shredded Turkey Cranberry Waldorf Salad

A twist on the tradition Waldorf Salad recipe with shredded turkey, sweetened cranberries, grapes, celery, pecans, apple, and an addictive creme fraiche chive dressing. 
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How To Make A Handcrafted Italian Soda Bar For Your Next Party | http://saltandwind.com

How To Make A Handcrafted Italian Soda Bar For Your Next Party

One party trend we're always onboard for? Self-serve anything. Be it for ice cream, cocktails, or these handcrafted Italian sodas. Here's how to make a soda bar happen at your next party. 
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Chipotle and Toasted Walnut Wheat Berry Salad | http://saltandwind.com

Chipotle and Toasted Walnut Wheat Berry Salad

Wheatberry is super incognito -- those in-the-know have been cooking with it forever, putting it in soups, salads, and using it instead of rice in risotto. But, for the rest of us? It just seems li...
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Gingersnap-Walnut Pear Crisp | http://saltandwind.com

Gingersnap-Walnut Pear Crisp

Oh, poor pear crisp -- apples and summer berries take all the crisp centerstage and you're in the shadows all the time. Well, we just want you to know that we know. We know that, made right --...
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