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!

Caramelized Onion & Butternut Squash Danish | http://saltandwind.com

Caramelized Onion & Butternut Squash Danish

Do the holidays ever seem more cheery than from under a bough of evergreen and twinkling lights? Perhaps paired with a cozy fireplace and a bubbly cocktail? We don’t think so either! That&rsq...
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Pumpkin Spice Ricotta Cheesecake Bars | http://saltandwind.com

Pumpkin Spice Ricotta Cheesecake Bars

Cheesecake is our thing. Well, around here, it's cheesecake. And, when it's Pumpkin Spice Season, these Pumpkin Spice Ricotta Cheesecake Bars are our cheesecake of choice.
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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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Santa Maria Barbecue-Inspired Chili Rub | http://saltandwind.com

Santa Maria Barbecue-Inspired Chili Rub

A bit smoky, a touch spicy, and a ton flavorful, this is a simple barbecue chili rub that is inspired by our California BBQ and that's our go-to spice blend for everything from chicken to tofu to p...
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Toast Italy With Our 10 Favorite Italian Aperitivo Cocktails  | http://saltandwind.com

Toast Italy With Our 10 Favorite Italian Aperitivo 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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Classic Salted Caramel Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Salted Caramel Sauce

An easy recipe for a classic Salted Caramel Sauce that's perfect for topping pretty much any dessert from ice cream to cheesecake to pound cake. 
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{Risotto Alla Milanese} Classic Saffron Risotto | http://saltandwind.com

{Risotto Alla Milanese} Classic Saffron Risotto

The most classic of all risottos, here is a recipe for traditional Risotto alla Milanese. Made with arborio rice, butter, saffron, and grated Grana Padano cheese, this recipe is totally simple...
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The Ultimate Chocolate Chocolate Ice Cream | http://saltandwind.com

The Ultimate Chocolate Chocolate Ice Cream

Our all-time favorite recipe for a traditional chocolate ice cream that doubles down on the chocolate flavor. 
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How To Make Falafel With A Meat Grinder | http://saltandwind.com

How To Make Falafel With A Meat Grinder

Time for another edition of our Global Kitchen series with our friends at KitchenAid! This time we're sharing the secrets to making the absolutely best vegan and gluten free falafel with, yup,...
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Swoony Photos Of Our Salt & Wind Trips To Baja California! | http://saltandwind.com

Swoony Photos Of Our Salt & Wind Trips To Baja California!

A peek into the first-ever Salt & Wind Travel trip. We headed south to Baja California with 10 friends and explored everything from the street food to the shopping and wine. 
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