Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones was raised in Kaua’i, schooled in Southern California, and now calls San Diego home. She writes about bright spots in food and travel in San Diego, Hawaii, and abroad for publications such as Food52, Brit + Co, Wanderful, Luxury Living International, and Salt & Wind.

From Italy con Amore: Foods That Originated From Italy | https://saltandwind.com

From Italy con Amore: Foods That Originated From Italy

Olives, radicchio, fennel, tomatoes, and eggplant – they're all frequent ingredients in Italian cooking. But do you know which are originally from Italy and which aren't?
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Add These Food Experiences To Your Hawaii Bucket List  | https://saltandwind.com

Add These Food Experiences To Your Hawaii Bucket List

When we travel we're constantly ISO of the experiences that give us a taste of all that's local. Here are the must-do foodie experiences the next time you travel to Hawaii:
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Ono Kine Grindz: Hawaii's Local Food Terms To Know  | https://saltandwind.com

Ono Kine Grindz: Hawaii's Local Food Terms To Know

You've researched where to stay and what to wear for your next trip to Hawaii. Your final step? Knowing these essential local food terms so you don't stand out like a total newbie.
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Everything You've Ever Wanted To Ask About Tortillas | https://saltandwind.com

Everything You've Ever Wanted To Ask About Tortillas

Up your Mexican food I.Q. with this guide to all things tortillas!
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From Mexico Con Amor: Foods That Originated In Mexico | https://saltandwind.com

From Mexico Con Amor: Foods That Originated In Mexico

Do you know what avocados, cacao, chiles, and corn have in common? They're just a few of the everyday foods that originated in Mexico!
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A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona) | https://saltandwind.com

A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona)

If you go to Barcelona and don't eat churros, can you even say you've been to Spain?!? We don't think so either. Here's everything you need to know about churros including our favorite spots for th...
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Al Pastor to Carne Asada: A Quick Guide To Classic Mexican Street Tacos | https://saltandwind.com

Al Pastor to Carne Asada: A Quick Guide To Classic Mexican Street Tacos

When it comes to Mexican tacos, the variations are endless. Here’s a list of classic Mexican taco dishes, from al pastor to carne asada.
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These Classic Italian Desserts Are Reason Enough to Travel to Italy | https://saltandwind.com

These Classic Italian Desserts Are Reason Enough to Travel to Italy

When you travel to Italy the question isn't if you should have dessert but which dessert to have! Here are the classic Italian desserts you must try on your next trip to Italy!
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A Brief History On Horchata | https://saltandwind.com

A Brief History On Horchata

Here in Southern California horchata is officially trending and there are all sorts of remixes on the classic drink across the region. We figured it high time we talk everything horchata from its h...
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Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas | https://saltandwind.com

Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas

You know what tapas are but do you know how to order them? From keeping your raciones straight from your pintxos and your gambas from your patatas, here's everything you need to know. 
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