Iconic Recipes

These are the dishes that represent a place on a plate, they're those classics you just gotta try from Lebanese Lemonade to Portuguese Pineapple Cake, and, of course, our easy, healthy version of those recipes.
Mezcal Aperol Spritz Cocktail | https://saltandwind.com

Mezcal Aperol Spritz Cocktail

Not quite a classic Aperol Spritz, not quite a Garibaldi cocktail, but quite delicious, this mezcal cocktail combines orange juice, Aperol (or Campari), and bubbly water for a refreshing summer sipper. 

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Casoncelli Pasta With Pancetta Brown Butter Sage Sauce | https://saltandwind.com

Casoncelli Pasta With Pancetta Brown Butter Sage Sauce

I don’t know about you guys but I had never heard of this pasta before. And it got me so excited because that’s exactly why I love travel — to discover new food so that I can get inspired to get back in my kitchen and make it myself!

Ever since we launched our group trips to Northern Italy’s Lomb...

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Zucchini, Ricotta, And Herb Frittata With Prosciutto | https://saltandwind.com

Zucchini, Ricotta, And Herb Frittata With Prosciutto

An easy recipe for a classic Italian frittata loaded with golden onions, sauteed zucchini, ricotta, mint, and basil!

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{Pasta Al Pomodoro} Pasta With Classic Tomato Sauce | https://saltandwind.com

{Pasta Al Pomodoro} Pasta With Classic Tomato Sauce

This is the essential recipe for making classic tomato sauce from scratch. Just five ingredients and a little technique are all that's required! 

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Classic Negroni Cocktail | https://saltandwind.com

Classic Negroni Cocktail

How to make the most classic Campari cocktail of all: the Negroni!

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Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito | https://saltandwind.com

Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito

It's getting pretty ridiculous: I'm way too frequent a flyer at the coffee shop near my house. And, no, it's not for the coffee. I mean, the coffee is totally fine but it's all about the Breakfast Burrito for me. I never knew I could like a Breakfast Burrito sooo much until I tried the Smoky Breakfast Burrito at Cofax Coffee. 

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Classic Paloma Cocktail | https://saltandwind.com

Classic Paloma Cocktail

While in the United States the most popular tequila cocktail is undoubtedbly the margarita, south of the border it's this easier-to-make grapefruit soda-and-tequila cocktail known as the Paloma.

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Kick Off Grilling Season With This Classic Mexican Recipe: Tequila Citrus Carne Asada Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Kick Off Grilling Season With This Classic Mexican Recipe: Tequila Citrus Carne Asada Recipe

A simple recipe for the classic Mexican recipe of carne asada made with skirt steak, garlic, lime, orange juice, and tequila.

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Our Favorite Hangover Cure: {Aguachile Verde} Sinaloa-Style Chile Lime Marinated Shrimp | https://saltandwind.com

Our Favorite Hangover Cure: {Aguachile Verde} Sinaloa-Style Chile Lime Marinated Shrimp

On my last trip to Tijuana I stopped and tried every Aguachile I came across. On our second day, we started out at the Mariscos El Paisa street stand to get a taste of Sinaloan aguachile aka Aguachile Verde. I'm not the master coctolero that these guys were so by now means is this their exact recipe. But, I recreated my favorite parts of the dish to make this shrimp aguachile.

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{Escabeche} Hot Mexican Pickled Carrots | https://saltandwind.com

{Escabeche} Hot Mexican Pickled Carrots

All you have to do is meet Delilah Snell and you’ll likely be as convinced of her awesomeness as I am. When we met, it was quite clear Delilah and I were equally food obsessed and we quickly became close enough that she was willing to share the recipe for these Mexican-style pickled carrots.

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Simmered Shoyu Chicken | https://saltandwind.com

Simmered Shoyu Chicken

A super simple recipe for the classic local Hawaii recipe: shoyu chicken!

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Dark And Stormy Cocktail | https://saltandwind.com

Dark And Stormy Cocktail

A super simple recipe for the classic cocktail from Bermuda, the Dark 'N' Stormy. Made with Gosling's Black Seal Rum, ginger beer, and lime, it's the easiest tropical drink around. 

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