{Rösti} Swiss Potato Pancake with Sauteed Mushrooms | http://saltandwind.com

{Rösti} Swiss Potato Pancake with Sauteed Mushrooms

On my trip to Zurich, I was focused on finding great rösti (possibly the best potato pancake ever created). At its best it's crispy and buttery and I found a lot of great versions: during brea...
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Mercado Olympic | http://saltandwind.com

Mercado Olympic

It was one of those rare L.A. moments when the streets were empty as if everyone had overslept or just plain skipped town. It helped that I was racing through downtown L.A.’s Warehouse District, wh...
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What Chefs Are Into Right Now | http://saltandwind.com

What Chefs Are Into Right Now

Emily Olson co-founded Din so those of us who love food could recreate our favorite restaurant dishes at home. On a weekly basis, she is heads into the kitchen with the chefs behind those rest...
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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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California Road Trip: California Highway 1 Los Angeles To Big Sur | http://saltandwind.com

California Road Trip: California Highway 1 Los Angeles To Big Sur

One of my all-time favorite road trips here in California? Taking a long weekend to drive up Highway 1 from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Here's my advice for how to do it, where to go, and what to...
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Nine U.S. Hotels That Cost Less Than a Bottle of Veuve | http://saltandwind.com

Nine U.S. Hotels That Cost Less Than a Bottle of Veuve

When we travel, we want it all. The chic hotel, the fabulous meals, and the wardrobe to match. But every trip can’t be extravagant. So we found the very best U.S. Hotels, at or under the cost...
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The 7 Places We Go For Healthy Eating On The Road | http://saltandwind.com

The 7 Places We Go For Healthy Eating On The Road

And we’re off! Dashing into the holidays, our eyes glazing over with visions of sugar cookies dancing in our heads. Yes, it’s all about the lavish meals and holiday parties, b...
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The Best Places To Eat Like A Local In Los Angeles | http://saltandwind.com

The Best Places To Eat Like A Local In Los Angeles

For a long time, Los Angeles had the reputation of being more of a dieter’s town than a food-lover’s haven. A place where diners were more concerned about celebrity sightings than James...
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15 Places To Eat In LA That Will Take You Abroad In A Bite | http://saltandwind.com

15 Places To Eat In LA That Will Take You Abroad In A Bite

How we solve a major craving to travel abroad? By visiting these 15 Los Angeles restaurants that make us feel like we're abroad, even when we're just blocks from home. 
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Where and How to Take the Best Photos in San Diego | http://saltandwind.com

Where and How to Take the Best Photos in San Diego

Even the most amateur of photographers wins at Instagram when visiting San Diego. But, to ensure your  pics pop, we tapped a few local photographers for their tips for the best photos in San D...
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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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Essential Los Angeles Gift Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Los Angeles Gift Guide

There’s no place like home for the holidays, which in our case is the city of Angels. This year we’re taking a page from our own backyard and giving you the 411 on what to give that&rsq...
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San Diego, California: Little Italy Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

San Diego, California: Little Italy Neighborhood Guide

San Diego is one of our favorite places for a weekend away and the North Little Italy (aka NoLI) neighborhood is where we always spend a few hours to shop, sip, and eat.
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Ingestible Beauty: Six Ways To Stay Gorgeous While Traveling | http://saltandwind.com

Ingestible Beauty: Six Ways To Stay Gorgeous While Traveling

We travel to eat (of course!), but never at the expense of feeling and looking good. In order to (literally) have our cake and eat it too, we turn to these six road-tested tips so our vacation...
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The Best Shave Ice In Hawaii: Island By Island | http://saltandwind.com

The Best Shave Ice In Hawaii: Island By Island

From traditional to artisanal and from Big Island to Honolulu, here are our picks for the best shave ice across the state of Hawaii.
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Brunchelona: Our Hit List of Where To Brunch In Barcelona | http://saltandwind.com

Brunchelona: Our Hit List of Where To Brunch In Barcelona

Los Angeles and NYC aren’t the only cities that know how to brunch hard and brunch often. Barcelona has tapped into the brunching scene, and we are impressed by these six spots that are leadi...
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Road Trip through Western Canada: Turn a quick hour flight into a 7 day vacation | http://saltandwind.com

Road Trip through Western Canada: Turn a quick hour flight into a 7 day vacation

Road trip vacations are our new favorite thing, so the next time you have the choice of a flight or a drive, we suggest the latter. And if that distance just so happens to be between the two wester...
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24 Hour Itinerary: Oahu, Hawaii with Lee Anne Wong | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hour Itinerary: Oahu, Hawaii with Lee Anne Wong

Lee Anne Wong -- owner and exec chef at Honolulu's brunch house, Koko Head Cafe, and author of the just-published cookbook, Dumplings all Day Wong -- invites us along for her perfect day on Oahu.&n...
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The Best City For Your Food Personality | http://saltandwind.com

The Best City For Your Food Personality

When you love food as much as we do, it can be hard to decide where to go and what to eat, especially since there are different cities for different types of eater. So, here it is: our list of...
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24 Hours Itinerary: San Francisco with Alanna Taylor-Tobin | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hours Itinerary: San Francisco with Alanna Taylor-Tobin

Alanna Taylor-Tobin—the chef, food stylist, and photographer behind the seasonal food blog The Bojon Gourmet—invites us along for one perfect day in San Francisco.
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