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.
Our Go-To Pantry Meal For Mexican Night: {Enfrijoladas} Black Bean-Smothered Enchiladas | http://saltandwind.com

Our Go-To Pantry Meal For Mexican Night: {Enfrijoladas} Black Bean-Smothered Enchiladas

This is an easier and healthier version of the traditional Oaxacan recipe for Black Bean-Smothered Enchilasdas konwn as Enfrijoladas.

Read More
Bourbon Crusta Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Bourbon Crusta Cocktail

A bourbon twist on this cocktail that is so classic it is said to predate the Sidecar Cocktail. 

Read More
Say "Ciao" To Your Weekend Kitchen Project: Basic Italian Egg Pasta Dough | http://saltandwind.com

Say "Ciao" To Your Weekend Kitchen Project: Basic Italian Egg Pasta Dough

We could dedicate this whole website to Italian pasta and still not have adequate space to cover all things Italian pasta. But let's start at the very begining with this easy reliable pasta dough that you can use to make everything from ravioli to tagliatelle.

Read More
{Ribollita} Rustic Tuscan Bread And Vegetable Soup | http://saltandwind.com

{Ribollita} Rustic Tuscan Bread And Vegetable Soup

It's hard to get more classic than this healthy, easy take on Tuscan ribollita soup. Made with day-old bread and loads of vegetables it's the ultimate in healthy comfort food!

Read More
Cook These Classic Italian Recipes When You're Dreaming Of Italy | http://saltandwind.com

Cook These Classic Italian Recipes When You're Dreaming Of Italy

It’s no secret we love Italy and we travel there as often as we can. But, we can’t always hop a flight at a moment's notice. The next best thing? Cooking these classic Italian recipes, inviting friends over, and daydreaming about travel. 

Read More
What To Cook Now: {Pasta Al Pomodoro} Pasta With Classic Tomato Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

What To Cook Now: {Pasta Al Pomodoro} Pasta With Classic Tomato Sauce

This is the essential recipe for making classic tomato sauce from scratch. Just five ingredients and a little technique are all that's required! 

Read More
Strawberry Rosewater Cardamom Lassi | http://saltandwind.com

Strawberry Rosewater Cardamom Lassi

My latest obsession has been this buttermilk and strawberry lassi. Some swear you must use whole milk yogurt to call it a lassi, but I like the tang and frothiness that comes from blended buttermilk. From there, riff as you please, but don’t skip the cardamom and rosewater because they take it from meh to a tall sip of India.

Read More
Classic Parisian Jambon-Beurre Sandwich | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Parisian Jambon-Beurre Sandwich

On the Paris endangered eats list is the Jambon-Beurre sandwich. Nothing more than a super amazing baguette with salted French butter and Parisian ham, it's the simplest combo but a good version is harder and harder to find.

Read More
Casoncelli Pasta With Pancetta Brown Butter Sage Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Casoncelli Pasta With Pancetta Brown Butter Sage Sauce

I don’t know about you guys but I had never heard of this pasta before. And it got me so excited because that’s exactly why I love travel — to discover new food so that I can get inspired to get back in my kitchen and make it myself!

Ever since we launched our group trips to Northern Italy’s Lomb...

Read More
{Frijoles De Olla} Easy Mexican-Style Pot Beans | http://saltandwind.com

{Frijoles De Olla} Easy Mexican-Style Pot Beans

One of the most quintessential comfort foods in all of Mexican cooking has to be frijoles de olla or pot-simmered beans. Here is our take on how to make a healthy, easy version of this classic recipe.

Read More
Homemade Cavatelli Pasta  | http://saltandwind.com

Homemade Cavatelli Pasta

If you've ever wanted to try making shaped pasta by hand, this reliable recipe is a great place to start!

Read More
Classic Lentil Soup | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Lentil Soup

A super simple healthy recipe for lentil soup made with lentils, tomatoes, broth, and loads of herbs and greens. 

Read More