Unpacked: Aida On What To Pack For France | http://saltandwind.com

Unpacked: Aida On What To Pack For France

A lot of you asked about what I packed for France so I wanted to give you my tips. I tend to dress differently in France than I do here in Los Angeles—more monochromatic and minimal...
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24 Hours in Paris, France with Lindsey Tramuta | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hours in Paris, France with Lindsey Tramuta

After falling in love with a Frenchmen and moving to Paris on a whim, Lindsey Tramuta -- author of the wonderfully captivating sit Lost in Cheeseland -- has spent the last 8 years uncovering the ci...
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Five Favorite Pins: Tour De France | http://saltandwind.com

Five Favorite Pins: Tour De France

Go figure: as soon as Fall drops upon us, the fashion world wants to talk Spring! The whole concept is much easier though when you remember that it's not just Fashion Week but&n...
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Classic Kir Royale | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Kir Royale

If there's one thing that makes us feel instantly French, it's an aperitif of a Kir Royale at a sidewalk cafe. The oh-so classic drink of creme de cassis and bubbles is everything we love about Fra...
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Bucket List: Where To Say Yes Way Rosé Before Summer Ends | http://saltandwind.com

Bucket List: Where To Say Yes Way Rosé Before Summer Ends

These are the places we dream of drinking rosé: some are alfresco, others chic, and some laidback but all are the kind of place you could sit back, sip rosé, and wish summer woul...
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Our Favorite Pins | Truffle Hunting | http://saltandwind.com

Our Favorite Pins | Truffle Hunting

The truffles are coming! The truffles are coming! In honor of truffle season, we’re celebrating the fabulous hidden culinary gems with this week's Five Favorite Pins. 
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How to Live Like a Local in Burgundy | http://saltandwind.com

How to Live Like a Local in Burgundy

The one daydream we're 1000% sure every food travel lover has? To move to the French Countryside in pursuit of great french wine, bread and cheese. Lisa Samuel has given us her roadmap to the perfe...
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Essential Basque Country Souvenirs | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Basque Country Souvenirs

Whatever you do, don't pass through US customs with my mother -- they've got their eyes on her and she's been blacklisted. It happened years ago at the Detroit airport when she tried to bring a bon...
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Citrus Scallops En Papillote With Herb Emulsion | http://saltandwind.com

Citrus Scallops En Papillote With Herb Emulsion

Fig & Olive is one of those restaurants that just makes you feel you’re in the South of France, even if you're in the midst of Manhattan. We credit it to Laurent whose love for simpl...
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San Sebastián White Wine Fall Sangria | http://saltandwind.com

San Sebastián White Wine Fall Sangria

This sangria is is an ode to my last trip to Basque Country aka one of my all-time favorite parts of the world. Because it straddles France and Spain, it has a culture uniquely its own, yet st...
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{Citron Pressé} Lavender French Lemonade | http://saltandwind.com

{Citron Pressé} Lavender French Lemonade

This classic French cafe drink is just lemon juice, sugar, and water, but the way I like it best is infused with tons of lavender.
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Parisian Perfection: 5 Ways To Channel French Cafe Vibes | http://saltandwind.com

Parisian Perfection: 5 Ways To Channel French Cafe Vibes

If we could teleport ourselves anywhere for breakfast, it'd have to be to Paris with a cafe noisette and a fresh croissant in hand and a day of adventure ahead. We want in on that Parisia...
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{Salmon Rillettes} Smoked Salmon and Herbed Creme Fraiche Spread | http://saltandwind.com

{Salmon Rillettes} Smoked Salmon and Herbed Creme Fraiche Spread

Napa will always have a place in my heart. When I lived in San Francisco, I'd day trip there on the regular. And though there are plenty of amazing places, Bouchon Bistro will always be a...
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Avignon to Lyon: A Week Along The Rhône River | http://saltandwind.com

Avignon to Lyon: A Week Along The Rhône River

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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{Salade Niçoise} Nice-Style Salad with Smashed Potatoes and Fried Capers | http://saltandwind.com

{Salade Niçoise} Nice-Style Salad with Smashed Potatoes and Fried Capers

Inspired by my latest trip to Provence, I updated the classic salad from Nice with the addition of tons of basil, super-high quality tuna, smashed potatoes, and fried capers. 
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Weekend Away: The Food Lover’s Guide to Canada’s Okanagan Valley | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Away: 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 C...
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Essential Paris Gift Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Paris Gift Guide

We love Paris in the spring time, we love Paris in the fall—in fact, we can’t think of a season where we don't love Paris. Or a day that wouldn’t be a little better if it started ...
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{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese | http://saltandwind.com

{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese

Santa Ynez has a downtown that looks like it's a freeze frame from an old Western movie, but then has gems like SY Kitchen. We couldn't stop raving about this Fusilli alla Salsiccia so I recre...
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One of Our Favorite Summer Memories: Lunch Alfresco in Provence | http://saltandwind.com

One of Our Favorite Summer Memories: Lunch Alfresco in Provence

Lunch in Provence is more than just a meal. It's a joyful celebration of what the region has to offer. And trust us, Provence's bounty — with its centuries-old heritage and devoted producers ...
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10 Chocolate Bars Worth Hopping A Flight For | http://saltandwind.com

10 Chocolate Bars Worth Hopping A Flight For

Most people will take any excuse to hop a flight — catch up with a friend, taste test tequila, search out surf — but chocoholics like us? We'd go to the ends of the earth for a good cho...
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