Iconic Recipes

These are the dishes that represent a place on a plate, they're those classics you just gotta try from Lebanese Lemonade to Portuguese Pineapple Cake, and, of course, our easy, healthy version of those recipes.
Classic Paloma Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Paloma Cocktail

While in the United States the most popular tequila cocktail is undoubtedbly the margarita, south of the border it's this easier-to-make grapefruit soda-and-tequila cocktail known as the Paloma.

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Kick Off Grilling Season With This Classic Mexican Recipe: Tequila Citrus Carne Asada Recipe | http://saltandwind.com

Kick Off Grilling Season With This Classic Mexican Recipe: Tequila Citrus Carne Asada Recipe

A simple recipe for the classic Mexican recipe of carne asada made with skirt steak, garlic, lime, orange juice, and tequila.

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Our Favorite Hangover Cure: {Aguachile Verde} Sinaloa-Style Chile Lime Marinated Shrimp | http://saltandwind.com

Our Favorite Hangover Cure: {Aguachile Verde} Sinaloa-Style Chile Lime Marinated Shrimp

On my last trip to Tijuana I stopped and tried every Aguachile I came across. On our second day, we started out at the Mariscos El Paisa street stand to get a taste of Sinaloan aguachile aka Aguachile Verde. I'm not the master coctolero that these guys were so by now means is this their exact recipe. But, I recreated my favorite parts of the dish to make this shrimp aguachile.

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{Escabeche} Hot Mexican Pickled Carrots | http://saltandwind.com

{Escabeche} Hot Mexican Pickled Carrots

All you have to do is meet Delilah Snell and you’ll likely be as convinced of her awesomeness as I am. When we met, it was quite clear Delilah and I were equally food obsessed and we quickly became close enough that she was willing to share the recipe for these Mexican-style pickled carrots.

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Simmered Shoyu Chicken | http://saltandwind.com

Simmered Shoyu Chicken

A super simple recipe for the classic local Hawaii recipe: shoyu chicken!

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Dark And Stormy Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Dark And Stormy Cocktail

A super simple recipe for the classic cocktail from Bermuda, the Dark 'N' Stormy. Made with Gosling's Black Seal Rum, ginger beer, and lime, it's the easiest tropical drink around. 

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Zucchini, Ricotta, And Herb Frittata With Prosciutto | http://saltandwind.com

Zucchini, Ricotta, And Herb Frittata With Prosciutto

An easy recipe for a classic Italian frittata loaded with golden onions, sauteed zucchini, ricotta, mint, and basil!

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Cook Up This Iconic California Recipe: Zuni Cafe Roast Chicken With Bread Salad | http://saltandwind.com

Cook Up This Iconic California Recipe: Zuni Cafe Roast Chicken With Bread Salad

A must-make recipe from the San Francisco institution, Zuni Cafe, this roast chicken served with a charred bread salad with toasted nuts and spicy greens is perfect for a Sunday meal or a romantic dinner. 

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Stir Up The Classic Bay Area Cocktail: The Martinez | http://saltandwind.com

Stir Up The Classic Bay Area Cocktail: The Martinez

If you were to travel along a cocktail history timeline from the Manhattan to the Martini, you'd make a stop along the way at this, the Martinez Cocktail. 

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Peach Melba Raspberry Rosé Bellini Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Peach Melba Raspberry Rosé Bellini Cocktails

A modern twist on classic Bellini Cocktails thanks to the addition of peaches and rosewater. Perfect for serving in pitchers for your next party!

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{Souffle Au Fromage} Classic Gruyere Cheese Souffle | http://saltandwind.com

{Souffle Au Fromage} Classic Gruyere Cheese Souffle

A doable recipe for a sweet, salty, eggy cheese souffle and all the tips to help you make it a success!

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French 75 Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

French 75 Cocktail

Leave it to the French to come up with one of the most classic sparkling cocktails of all time. Sure, the Kir Royale is better known but, to us, there is nothing more perfect than the sweet, sour, bubbly, and unsuspectingly stiff drink that is the French 75 cocktail. 

When you travel to France, y...

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