Thai Shrimp Tostadas | http://saltandwind.com

Thai Shrimp Tostadas

We're of the belief that tostadas make anything better -- the salty, crunchy goodness means you can raise your favorite foods up high on a sort-of flavor pedestal. And in the realm of tostada hiera...
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Cocoa-Chile Sweet Spicy Snack Mix | http://saltandwind.com

Cocoa-Chile Sweet Spicy Snack Mix

A simple and easy recipe for a Mexican-inspired twist on classic snack mix with plantain chips, nuts, pretzels and a spiced-cocoa coating!
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Toasting The Season With Multi-Task Mingling  | http://saltandwind.com

Toasting The Season With Multi-Task Mingling

Between the holiday card writing, menu planning, and events, the “to do” list just doesn’t quit this time of year. And rather than waiting to see friends at more formal festivitie...
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Dutch Baby Pancake with Caramelized Persimmons | http://saltandwind.com

Dutch Baby Pancake with Caramelized Persimmons

The Dutch Baby, basically a souffléd pancake, is a looker — it rises to great heights, gets crisp on the edges, custardy in the middle, and is a pancake crater that’s a natural bo...
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Celebrate Cinco All Day Long With These Recipes | http://saltandwind.com

Celebrate Cinco All Day Long With These Recipes

Grab a margarita glass, or even a pitcher, because it's finally Cinco de Mayo! It's time to celebrate, Salt & Wind style, which means not skimping on the guac, toasting with tacos, and hydratin...
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Broiled Polenta Bites with Green Harissa | http://saltandwind.com

Broiled Polenta Bites with Green Harissa

When it comes to entertaining, we have our go-to recipes like this Broiled Polenta. It's a gluten-free twist on crostini and the green harissa is nothing short of addictive!
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{Hyderabadi Dum Biryani} Spiced Lamb Biryani Rice Dish | http://saltandwind.com

{Hyderabadi Dum Biryani} Spiced Lamb Biryani Rice Dish

Biryani deserves some props. It’s an aromatic rice pilaf (aka rice cooked into liquid) that hails from the Indian city of Nawabs, Hyderabad and it's one of the oldest of old-school rice dishes. Tho...
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A Taste Of Thailand: {Larb Moo} Isaan-Style Minced Pork Salad | http://saltandwind.com

A Taste Of Thailand: {Larb Moo} Isaan-Style Minced Pork Salad

Inspired by my recent travels to Thailand, here is a recipe for the classic dish, larb, a sort of ground meat salad. I had versions made with pork, beef, and duck and one was better than ...
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Cuban Roast Pork Cheeseburger with Mojo Onions | http://saltandwind.com

Cuban Roast Pork Cheeseburger with Mojo Onions

Inspired by a recent trip to Miami, this recipe – a combination of classic burger, slow-roasted pork, sweet and sour onions, and melty cheese – makes this sandwich as much Cuban as it i...
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Roasted Butternut Squash Amaranth Spinach Salad with Lemongrass Peanut Dressing | http://saltandwind.com

Roasted Butternut Squash Amaranth Spinach Salad with Lemongrass Peanut Dressing

The Fall salad I'm really into right now is this bright Roasted Butternut Squash salad with tons of fresh Amaranth spinach greens, crisp garlic chips, and a Thai-inspired lemongrass peanut dressing...
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Vanilla Poundcake with Kumquat-Thyme Marmalade | http://saltandwind.com

Vanilla Poundcake with Kumquat-Thyme Marmalade

February in Northern California is one of our favorite times of the year to road trip. It's that one moment when you can hit Napa, hike into the redwoods, and skip down to Big Sur and have it all t...
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Za'atar Flatbread with Burrata | http://saltandwind.com

Za'atar Flatbread with Burrata

I can’t remember the first time I came across za’atar, but my obsession with it fully peaked when a company based out of New Zealand called Sami’s Kitchen, reached out to me. Sam, who co-owns the b...
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Fillet O’ Fish Shop Burger | http://saltandwind.com

Fillet O’ Fish Shop Burger

On the second season of Off Menu, we stopped in Dublin and it was my first time visiting Ireland. My family is of Irish descent so I went for it: pints of Guinness, learned to jig, and hunted ...
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Fried Chicken BLT with Jalapeno Honey | http://saltandwind.com

Fried Chicken BLT with Jalapeno Honey

With summer here, I am dreaming of hot southern days and classic Southern summer food — as in cornbread, sweet tea, peaches and fried chicken. Even though the mountains of Colorado are where ...
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Spiced Sweet Potato Tamales With Chocolate Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Spiced Sweet Potato Tamales With Chocolate Sauce

A simple (and non-traditional) recipe for a dessert tamale made with sweet potatoes, pecans, coconut, spices and a chile chocolate sauce!
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Seared Lamb Chops with Green Harissa Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Seared Lamb Chops with Green Harissa Sauce

Our go-to Spring recipe for seared lamb chops with spicy green harissa sauce.
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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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{Kanelbullar} Swedish Cinnamon Buns  | http://saltandwind.com

{Kanelbullar} Swedish Cinnamon Buns

I traveled to Sweden recently, Stockholm to be exact. I discovered my love for kanelbullar, aka Swedish Cinnamon Buns. Some of my favorites were at the amazing Saluhall foo...
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Beet Chilaquiles with Crumbly Herb Cheese and Fried Eggs | http://saltandwind.com

Beet Chilaquiles with Crumbly Herb Cheese and Fried Eggs

When I traveled to Baja California Alta, I was smitten on our very first meal upon crossing the border. The last thing I thought I’d find in Tijuana was Alma Verde, an organic ...
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15+ post-Thanksgiving recipes that are better than a Black Friday deal | http://saltandwind.com

15+ post-Thanksgiving recipes that are better than a Black Friday deal

What to do the day after Thanksgiving? Skip the shopping madness and cozy up at home with these 15 recipes, including an Aged Eggnog you'll want to mix up to have at your holiday table. 
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