Team Salt & Wind Travel

Team Salt & Wind Travel

Salt & Wind Travel is a boutique travel company for the discerning food and lifestyle traveler. Through our food-first travel planning services, including private day tours, custom itinerary planning, small group trips, and our Digital City Guides For Food Lovers, we provide you with the resources to travel in good taste. Founded by food and travel expert, Aida Mollenkamp in 2015, Salt & Wind Travel is owned by Aida and filmmaker and travel expert, Kristen Kellogg. 

Thai Lemongrass Chili Mussels | https://saltandwind.com

Thai Lemongrass Chili Mussels

There are a few recipes out there that are pure deception: they seem difficult to the unknowing when they really couldn’t be easier. Those are the reliably quick recipes we share when people ...
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Ver-O-Peso, Belém, Brazil  | https://saltandwind.com

Ver-O-Peso, Belém, Brazil

We like our travels to be unique but one thing we must do everywhere we go is visit a local market. On our trip to Belém, Brazil we visited the Ver-O-Peso market, wh...
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Chilled Soba Noodles with Lemon-Ginger Dressing | https://saltandwind.com

Chilled Soba Noodles with Lemon-Ginger Dressing

Chilled soba noodle salads are so satisfying yet light that I turn to them often. This recipe is really a launch pad because it’s the basis from which we make all sorts of soba variations. If...
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Salt & Wind Favorite Travels 2014 | https://saltandwind.com

Salt & Wind Favorite Travels 2014

Reflection is all the rage on this the last day of the year and around here that means looking back on our most favorite travels of 2014.
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Baked Eggs with Wilted Spinach and Salmon Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Baked Eggs with Wilted Spinach and Salmon Recipe

So, we’ve got a thing for eggs around here. As in, we could eat them for any meal, at any time, and any number of ways. There’s a culinary urban legend that the number of pleats in a traditional c...
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White Bean, Poblano, and Chicken Chili | https://saltandwind.com

White Bean, Poblano, and Chicken Chili

A super simple recipe for a white (as in tomato-less) chili made with spicy poblano chiles, white beans, and seared chicken. 
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Essential Morocco Gift Guide | https://saltandwind.com

Essential Morocco Gift Guide

 Go ahead, get a little exotic with your gift giving this year.
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Cinnamon and Tequila Hot Chocolate Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Cinnamon and Tequila Hot Chocolate Cocktail Recipe

A spiked hot chocolate recipe made with cinnamon and tequila for a Mexican-inspired twist!
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Blueberry Banana Almond Butter Smoothie | https://saltandwind.com

Blueberry Banana Almond Butter Smoothie

We talk a lot around here about what we do when we're on the road or preparing to travel but this a recipe we make when we're back home. This isn't the fanciest smoothie out there but it's a keeper...
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Friendsgiving & Squash and Pepita Pesto Dip | https://saltandwind.com

Friendsgiving & Squash and Pepita Pesto Dip

Thanksgiving is a holiday so nice, I say we should celebrate it twice -- once with friends and once with family. This year we're kicking it off with a Friendsgiving with some of my favorite food fr...
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