Drinks

Wine Tasting In San Diego: 5 Urban Wineries to Try Now | http://saltandwind.com

Wine Tasting In San Diego: 5 Urban Wineries to Try Now

San Diego has a growing urban winery scene -- here are 5 tasting rooms to visit right now.

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Finding Franciacorta: Travel To This Italian Wine Region Now | http://saltandwind.com

Finding Franciacorta: Travel To This Italian Wine Region Now

It's time to travel to Franciacorta! Okay, truth is the Milanese have known about this corner of Lombardy for forever and a day and it is a premiere wine growing region, but it's pretty unknown outside of Italy.

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You Know New Zealand's Sauvignon Blanc, Now Try Their Pinot Noir | http://saltandwind.com

You Know New Zealand's Sauvignon Blanc, Now Try Their Pinot Noir

Let’s play a little word association: We say “New Zealand wine” and you say, “Sauvignon Blanc,” right? Well, FYI, Pinot Noir is equally deserving of your attention -- here are 7 reasons to drink New Zealand Pinot Noir right now. 

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Friends Who Fete: An Elegant (But Easy!) Last-Minute Holiday Cocktail Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: An Elegant (But Easy!) Last-Minute Holiday Cocktail Party

You've invited your friends over for a last-minute party and now what? Here's everything you need from last-minute recipe ideas to super simple florals to put together a party that'll look like you took months to plan instead of minutes!

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The 20+ Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays | http://saltandwind.com

The 20+ Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays

Sure you can always serve a ton of bubbly and beer and everyone will be very happy partiers. But there are those times you should pull out something special and, for those occasions, here are the cocktails you should make. 

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Weekend Itinerary: Celebrate Oktoberfest In German Wine Country | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Itinerary: Celebrate Oktoberfest In German Wine Country

If you're heading to Germany for Oktoberfest, you should seriously consider staying a few more days and exploring wine country. Here's how:

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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 hour from classic cocktails to modern sips. 

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The Food Lover’s Guide to Canada’s Okanagan Valley | http://saltandwind.com

The Food Lover’s Guide to Canada’s Okanagan Valley

Think Western Canada and what you might not think of? A desert-like landscape with world-class wines, nearby beaches, and lots of local produce. But that’s exactly what you’ll find in Canada’s Okanagan Valley.Here is where to go and what to do when you visit.

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Rhône River Itinerary: A Week Trip From Avignon to Lyon | http://saltandwind.com

Rhône River Itinerary: A Week Trip From Avignon to Lyon

My first experience on a river cruise was from Arles to Lyon along the Rhône River and I couldn't have loved it more.

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10 Tips For Building A Better Bar Cart | http://saltandwind.com

10 Tips For Building A Better Bar Cart

The moment we felt like we made it in life (okay, in our entertaining life)? When we finally sprung for a bar cart. Nothing pulls a party together like a beautiful bar cart except one that's perfectly organized. Here are our tips to make that happen:

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West Coast Road Trip: The 8 Craft Breweries To Visit Now | http://saltandwind.com

West Coast Road Trip: The 8 Craft Breweries To Visit Now

It wasn’t long ago that a “craft beer road trip” wasn’t even a thing. But with the explosion of craft breweries up and down the coast, it's time to do a West Coast craft beer road trip!

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Weekend Itinerary: Essential Malibu Day Trip | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Itinerary: Essential Malibu Day Trip

The ultimate summer day trip for us Angelenos? A weekend day spent running around Malibu with some beach time, fish tacos, and, yup, even local wine!

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