Wake Up Juice {Carrot, Orange, Pineapple Juice} | http://saltandwind.com

Wake Up Juice {Carrot, Orange, Pineapple Juice}

We live by the philosophy that every rule has an exception  and one such exception was at Rancho Pescadero where we fell head-over-heels for this juice. A little sweet, totally refre...
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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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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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Spicy Guava Cadillac Margarita Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Guava Cadillac Margarita Cocktail

When it comes to margaritas, I like them on the rocks and Cadillacs, because it's the luxury car of margaritas and the addition of premium orange liqueur makes all the difference to me. But th...
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Aperol Red Grapefruit Margarita Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Aperol Red Grapefruit Margarita Cocktail

Around here we like our drinks with an edge: sometimes spicy and other times just a tinge bitter. You're probably noticed that we use Camapri and Aperol A LOT when we want a hint of bitte...
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The Simplest Most Classic Guacamole | http://saltandwind.com

The Simplest Most Classic Guacamole

Sure, we could go forever and a day jazzing up our guacamole (adding in charred corn! fresh goat cheese! tons of herbs! mango!) but most of the time we keep it super simple. Like a well-executed ma...
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Kicking Off The Long Weekend | http://saltandwind.com

Kicking Off The Long Weekend

Here it is, friends: the unofficial first weekend of summer. And while lots of people are hitting the road, I’m more than alright to stay right here. When you live in a coastal city like Los ...
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Shrimp and Watermelon Ceviche | http://saltandwind.com

Shrimp and Watermelon Ceviche

We first came across this ceviche on our trip to Rancho Pescadero and we're totally obsessed. This watermelon shrimp ceviche has all the hallmarks of Baja cuisine but with the unexpe...
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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 concept of combining two of our favorite things but so often we're not sure the sum is better than the parts. Case in point this mash up of Froz...
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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 Unofficial Home Of The Breakfast Burrito | http://saltandwind.com

The Unofficial Home Of The Breakfast Burrito

To me, the quintessential American breakfast joint should have three elements: choice comfort food, a long history, and lots of regulars. Tia Sophia's cafe in Santa Fe meets all those req...
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What To Cook Now: These Baja-Inspired Recipes | http://saltandwind.com

What To Cook Now: These Baja-Inspired Recipes

We've told you about the must-eat dishes in Baja and have even launched trips there but we haven't yet shared recipes. So, from fish tacos to ceviche, here are 13 recipes inspir...
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Lemongrass Gin and Tonic Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Lemongrass Gin and Tonic Cocktail

I know, I know, the Gin and Tonic is as British as Wimbledon but on my last trip to Spain there was no denying that the Spanish have become outright obsessed with the cocktail. I couldn't really te...
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Weekend Road Trip: Tasting the “Other” California Coast In Baja California Alta | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Road Trip: Tasting the “Other” California Coast In Baja California Alta

Baja California has been one of Mexico's best-kept culinary secrets but is getting its moment in the sun. These are a few must-stop places should you head south of the border. 
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Spicy Ahi Poke Tostadas | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Ahi Poke Tostadas

If you've spent anytime in Hawaii, then you know what the deal is – you get there and it's all about the poke. I mean, sure, I love the boiled peanuts and a bowl of Saimin ...
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Charred Mango Ancho Mezcal Margarita | http://saltandwind.com

Charred Mango Ancho Mezcal Margarita

We have nothing against a standard mango margarita -- it's a little floral, sweet, and a totally refreshing take on the classic margarita cocktail. But this mango margarita variation brings some mo...
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Our Favorite Chocolate Recipes From Around The World | http://saltandwind.com

Our Favorite Chocolate Recipes From Around The World

From Austria to Italy and Mexico to Brazil, here are our 11 favorite chocolate recipes from around the world.
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Bringing The Beach Home | http://saltandwind.com

Bringing The Beach Home

There is something about the beach that evokes ultimate relaxation vibes. Warm breezes, gold-filtered light and a sense of slowing down without a care in the world — well, except for finishin...
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San Diego Crispy Fish Tacos with Chipotle Crema | http://saltandwind.com

San Diego Crispy Fish Tacos with Chipotle Crema

Inspired by my search for the best Fish Taco in San Diego, these simple battered fish tacos are dressed with a bright and smoky Chipotle Crema. 
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Ginger Beet Martini Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Ginger Beet Martini Cocktail

Inspired by a drink I had last month at Hotel L'Amour in Paris's 9th arrondissment, this beet red martini is gingery, spicy, sweet, and intoxicating, just like a great romance. 
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