Fennel Puff Pastry Bites with Mascarpone | http://saltandwind.com

Fennel Puff Pastry Bites with Mascarpone

These little puff pastry bites are pinch hitters when it comes to entertaining because they're as fitting at a holiday cocktail party as they are at an Easter brunch. I make the fennel filling and ...
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How To Food Crawl In Downtown Los Angeles | http://saltandwind.com

How To Food Crawl In Downtown Los Angeles

If you visit me in Los Angeles, know that a food crawl of Downtown (aka DTLA) will most surely happen. But in case we can't meet up, here’s a few tips: how to do a food crawl in DTLA with som...
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Spiced Cranberry Cinnamon Italian Soda | http://saltandwind.com

Spiced Cranberry Cinnamon Italian Soda

A wintry twist on a traditional Italian soda recipe made with homemade cranberry syrup, cinnamon syrup, and club soda!
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Brooklyn, New York: Where To Go In Carroll Gardens + Cobble Hill Neighborhoods | http://saltandwind.com

Brooklyn, New York: Where To Go In Carroll Gardens + Cobble Hill Neighborhoods

That’s so “Brooklyn.” The world’s favorite borough has officially become an adjective, applied to everything from edgy fashion to flexible work schedules to hand crafted des...
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Grapefruit Beer Mimosa Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Grapefruit Beer Mimosa Cocktail

Mash ups make us indecisive: on one hand we like the concepts of combining two of our favroite things but so often we're not sure the sum is better than the parts. Case in point this mash up of Fro...
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Our 10 Go-To Tips To Help You Master Holiday Entertaining | http://saltandwind.com

Our 10 Go-To Tips To Help You Master Holiday Entertaining

No matter how well you plan, entertaining during the holidays can be stressful. Here are our 10 tips for elegant but low-stress entertaining.
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Cinnamon and Tequila Hot Chocolate Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Cinnamon and Tequila Hot Chocolate Cocktails

Before you make this recipe, I've got a big ol' caveat to throw out there. You all know how much we love chocolate, right (I mean I do have a Pinterest board dedicated to it)? Well, then you'll und...
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The Food Lovers Travel Essentials | http://saltandwind.com

The Food Lovers Travel Essentials

We love the comforts of home when we travel, and food is obviously a huge part of that. We're all about the element of surprise, truth is, we have our “go-to” foodie needs. Pack these f...
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Beach Day at Caneel Bay | http://saltandwind.com

Beach Day at Caneel Bay

The most fun we’ve had packing lately? Far and away it was for our girls’ trip to the Carribean. One of our favorite stops was the picture-perfect Trunk Bay on St. John's where we snork...
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5 Tips For Martini Perfection | http://saltandwind.com

5 Tips For Martini Perfection

Happy holidays, friends! The month ahead is by far one of my favorite times of year but it can also get to be super overwhelming, especially if you're entertaining. Which is why we want to talk Mar...
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24 Hours in Long Beach, California with Beth Manos Brickey | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hours in Long Beach, California with Beth Manos Brickey

Beth Manos Brickey, the talent (recipes, photography, design!) behind Tasty Yummies — her gluten-free, real food website — takes us around her much-loved, new-ish hometown, Long Beach, ...
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White Anchovy Toast With Pickled Fennel and Apple | http://saltandwind.com

White Anchovy Toast With Pickled Fennel and Apple

Our version of the amazing anchovy appetizer at The Whale Wins in Seattle, this toast is so elegant and sophisticated it's begging to be served at your next cocktail party.
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Rum and Ginger Beer Floats | http://saltandwind.com

Rum and Ginger Beer Floats

Could there be a more ideal place to celebrate the 4th than the Cape Cod area? I mean, it's the cradle of American patriotism if there ever way one, what with Plymouth rock just down the road. I’m ...
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The Hugo Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

The Hugo Cocktail

One of my fave moments during my recent trip to the Amalfi coast was at the hillside town of Ravello where I spent a lazy day poolside. While there I tried these super light elderflo...
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Simple Strawberry-Tarragon Puree | http://saltandwind.com

Simple Strawberry-Tarragon Puree

A simple recipe for a traditional Strawberry-Tarragon Puree with tons of fresh strawberries, a hint of tarragon, this is perfect for mixing into cocktails, yogurt, or over ice cream!
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Citrus Rosemary Spanish Gin and Tonic Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Citrus Rosemary Spanish Gin and Tonic Cocktail

The Spaniards are pretty much killing it when it comes to Gin + Tonics. Yes, it's kind of random but when I went to Spain a few weeks ago to film Off Menu, I totally got it. 
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Friends Who Fete: Channeling Italy and How To Host A Polenta Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: Channeling Italy and How To Host A Polenta Party

What to do when you have a major case of wanderlust but can't get time off? Throw a travel-inspired dinner party, of course! And this Italian-esque polenta party is about as cozy as it gets!
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Where To Travel Now: April 2015 | http://saltandwind.com

Where To Travel Now: April 2015

We know we’re supposed to be equal-opportunity travelers and all, but we’re totally partial to April. The snow starts thawing, the flowers blooming, and with it? The ability to travel n...
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The Avant Garde Antipasti Platter  | http://saltandwind.com

The Avant Garde Antipasti Platter

The Italians have it right when it comes to food — the emphasis is on quality products and simply letting them shine. That was inspired me to update an old-school Italian aperitivo&...
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Green Falafel Wraps  | http://saltandwind.com

Green Falafel Wraps

My friend Delilah has taught me a lot. She's taught me that a train cocktail is a must when taking the Amtrak surfliner for our weekend Baja California trips. She's taught me that is perfectly fine...
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