Salt & Wind Travel

Lisa Samuel

Lisa is the blogger behind Simmstown, where she shares her life with her husband, Elie, as they host gatherings for friends in their Washington home when they’re not eating their way around the globe.  You can follow along with their adventures on Instagram and Pinterest.  
Classic Madeleine Cookies Recipe
Recipes
Lisa Samuel

Classic Madeleine Cookies Recipe

We all have our own romanticized vision of the perfect day in France. For us, it would be incomplete without a classic French Madeleine to savor at the end of our meal. Buttery and delicate, these are best enjoyed fresh out of the oven. Enjoying a view of the Burgundy countryside with these cookies is optional, but recommended.

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Lamb Pita with Tahini Sauce and Zhug Recipe
Recipes
Lisa Samuel

Lamb Pita with Tahini Sauce and Zhug Recipe

Lisa Samuel goes on an annual trip to Tel Aviv, and when she goes back this year she’ll head directly to Miznon for the lamb pita.

But until she can get there, she’ll make this Lamb Pita with Tahini Sauce and Zhug recipe – it’s as close as you’ll get to the real thing without hopping a flight to Israel.

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