Salt & Wind Travel

Hawaii Local Food

Portuguese Sausage Cranberry Brioche Stuffing Recipe
Aida Mollenkamp

Portuguese Sausage Cranberry Brioche Stuffing Recipe

Like the chorizo of Hawaii, Portuguese sausage is a fresh or smoked sweet-spicy sausage that's used in breakfast dishes, plate lunches, and at many tailgates. This Portuguese Sausage Cranberry Brioche Stuffing recipe combines Portuguese sausage with other local flavors — sweet onion and sweet bread – for a Hawaiian slant on classic Thanksgiving stuffing. 

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Aaron Alcala-Mosley

Makalapua Cocktail Recipe

It's hard to want anything aside from a classic Mai Tai when you're on Maui, we know. But then you'd be missing out on the super interesting drinks being mixed up by talented mixologists like this Makalapua Cocktail recipe by Aaron Alcala-Mosley.

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Daiquiri Moderno Cocktail Recipe
Aaron Alcala-Mosley

Daiquiri Moderno Cocktail Recipe

The Daiquiri Moderno Cocktail recipe is our favorite cocktail on the island of "Wind Maui." Truth is it's got nothing to do with the Mai Tai! We first had this modern slant on the daiquiri at the Luana Bar, and, until we can get back there, this is how we'll DIY it!

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Coconut Brown Butter Mango Bread Recipe
Aida Mollenkamp

Coconut Brown Butter Mango Bread Recipe

Do you have a travel tradition? Something small you do on every trip? Neither do I, but as of this very moment I want to change that. Starting with sharing some travel inspirations with my fellow travelers. So, first tip, if you want to feel in Hawaii, try this Coconut Brown Butter Mango Bread recipe.

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Lemongrass and Cinnamon Hawaiian Plantation Iced Tea Recipe
Aida Mollenkamp

Lemongrass and Cinnamon Hawaiian Plantation Iced Tea Recipe

Hawaii has changed Iced Tea for me and it's all because of Plantation Iced Tea. Like an Arnold Palmer but with pineapple juice, the best I've come across is from Diamond Head Grill and this is my shot at recreating it, as a Lemongrass and Cinnamon Hawaiian Plantation Iced Tea recipe.

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Spicy Ahi Poke Tostadas Recipe
Aida Mollenkamp

Spicy Ahi Poke Tostadas Recipe

If you've spent anytime in Hawaii, then you know what the deal is, you get there and it's all about the poke. I mean, sure, I love the boiled peanuts and a bowl of Saimin and a great malasada (or ten) is a must, but it's the unofficial mission of our each and every trip to find the best poke

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