Pomegranate Daiquiri Number 3 | http://saltandwind.com

Pomegranate Daiquiri Number 3

To me, Daiquiris have a time and place to be consumed — namely, warm weather in the Carribbean. But, last month while in Santa Ynez, I had a Fall version of a daiquiri with tart pomegranate s...
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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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Strawberry Moscow Mule Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Strawberry Moscow Mule Cocktail

My 48 hours in Aspen was a whirlwind -- filled with the requisite town tour, lunch at White House Tavern, a hike through the Aspen trees, and a visit to the local distiller, Woo...
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Springtime In Sonoma Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Springtime In Sonoma Cocktail

With a hint of Pastis, vodka, and a strawberry-tarragon puree, this is refreshing cocktail that's a must-make in the Spring!
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Our Favorite Pins | Holiday Cocktail Party | http://saltandwind.com

Our Favorite Pins | Holiday Cocktail Party

Do the holiday lights ever glitter more brightly than when viewed through a bubbling champagne coupe? This week's five favorite pins are inspired by one of our favorite things: glittering, glorious...
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Basil Citrus Berry Smash Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Basil Citrus Berry Smash Cocktail

A perfect summer cocktail recipe, this Basil Citrus Smash has tons of fresh basil, two types of citrus, and is a total stunner.
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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 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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Bitter Sweet Sparkler Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Bitter Sweet Sparkler Cocktail

Aida and I revel in New Year’s Eve, but you won’t find us at a mega club standing 50 people deep at the bar. Instead we get dressed up in all things sparkly and celebrate with a close group of frie...
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Cucumber Basil Gimlet Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Cucumber Basil Gimlet Cocktail

The Orbit Room bar taught me what a proper drink should be like and that being a regular is well worth it. They also taught me how good basil and bourbon taste together. I've modified the drin...
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Oscar Buzz Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Oscar Buzz Cocktail

Nothing says celebration like something bubbly so, for this year's award season, I’ve created this blood orange and pomegranate champagne cocktail I’ve coined The Oscar Buzz.
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Hibiscus Berry Aperol Moscow Mule Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Hibiscus Berry Aperol Moscow Mule Cocktails

Summer just might be my favorite season for cocktails. Maybe it’s all the days in the sun, that it’s wedding season, or that there’s always something to toast, but I’ve been...
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Classic Americano Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Americano Cocktail

Sure, we like the classic Milan cocktail, the Negroni, just fine. But sometimes the combo of gin, vermouth, and Campari can be a little too much. So when it's warmer out, we turn to the Americano, ...
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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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Mint Coconut Batida Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Mint Coconut Batida Cocktail

Remember when I talked up how Caipirinhas? Are you now cursing me for having talked you into buying a whole bottle of cachaça with no way to use beyond those Sparkling Raspber...
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Kentucky Mule Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Kentucky Mule Cocktail

he Kentucky Derby is all about big hats and Juleps but I've just never been convinced about that cocktail (big hats, on the other hand, yes), so I tweaked the Moscow Mule, to make it Derby wor...
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Sparkling Raspberry Caipirinha Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Sparkling Raspberry Caipirinha Cocktails

Look, I don’t know if you have been to Brazil, but I felt it high time we discuss the best thing to come out of Brazil besides Caetano Veloso – the caipirinha. Though the original caipirinha is a d...
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Smoky Michelada Beer Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Smoky Michelada Beer Cocktail

You know the Michelada - a classic Mexican beer cocktail -- has hit mainstream when it's being bottled and sold in mobile trucks. No matter how popular it gets though, I can't imagine ever buying i...
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Spiked Horchata Latte Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Spiked Horchata Latte Cocktail

This recipe is a sort of hybridized food souvenir. The nut milk is inspired by G&B Coffee in LA, who uses a similar milk to make their now legendary Almond Latte. Soon after, I was at...
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Shrimp Cocktail with Avocado and Cucumber | http://saltandwind.com

Shrimp Cocktail with Avocado and Cucumber

In L.A. your car is your own private world. Never mind that anyone can peer right into that private world anytime they roll up next to you at at stoplight, we Angelenos become oblivious to the outs...
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