Italy

Travel stories, city guides, travel tips, recipes, and more inspired by one of our favorite food places on earth, Italy.
{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo, Sausage, and Smoked Cheese Recipe

Santa Ynez has a downtown that looks like it's a freeze frame from an old Western movie, but then has gems like SY Kitchen. We couldn't stop raving about this Fusilli alla Salsiccia so I recreated it here; but, let's be real, you should travel there to taste for yourself!

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These Are Our Top Tips For Making Fresh Pasta | https://saltandwind.com

These Are Our Top Tips For Making Fresh Pasta

Trying your hand at homemade pasta? Here are our top tips to help you make it a sucess!

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Prosecco To Lambrusco: All About Italian Sparkling Wine | https://saltandwind.com

Prosecco To Lambrusco: All About Italian Sparkling Wine

You know prosecco but what about all the other Italian sparkling wines out there? Here we cover the six major types so you'll be in the know during your next trip to Italy.

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 Most Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Focaccia Bread | https://saltandwind.com

Most Everything You’ve Ever Wanted To Know About Focaccia Bread

You know you love focaccia but how much do you really know about this Italian bread? Here's our lowdown on the origin of focaccia, the most common styles of focaccia, and tips to help you bake the most perfect loaf of focaccia bread.  

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{Bicerin} Layered Mocha Coffee | https://saltandwind.com

{Bicerin} Layered Mocha Coffee

Upping our coffee game with this stacked Mocha coffee drink that hails from Turin. 

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{Petti Di Pollo Al Burro} Sostanza Italian Butter Chicken Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

{Petti Di Pollo Al Burro} Sostanza Italian Butter Chicken Recipe

Next time you go to Florence, do us a favor, stop by Trattoria Sostanza and order their butter chicken. Until then, make this recipe!

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Blood Orange Olive Oil Polenta Cake Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Blood Orange Olive Oil Polenta Cake Recipe

The recipe for traditional Italian olive oil cake gets a California twist with seasonal citrus, almond flour, and polenta.

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Chocolate Bars So Good They're Worth Hopping A Flight | https://saltandwind.com

Chocolate Bars So Good They're Worth Hopping A Flight

Most people will take any excuse to hop a flight — catch up with a friend, taste test tequila, search out surf — but chocoholics like us? We'd go to the ends of the earth for a good chocolate bar.

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Your Starter Guide to Sicilian Wine | https://saltandwind.com

Your Starter Guide to Sicilian Wine

Have you had a glass of Sicilian wine and want to know more? Check out this starter guide to Sicilian wine so you can know everything from Marsala to Nero D'Avola!

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Did You Hear? Our Travel Planning Services Are Back! | https://saltandwind.com

Did You Hear? Our Travel Planning Services Are Back!

Dreaming of traveling but not sure where to start? We've got a service for that! The Salt & Wind concierge desk is here to help make your food adventures happen!

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Must Know Tips To Find The Best Gelato In Italy | https://saltandwind.com

Must Know Tips To Find The Best Gelato In Italy

Not all gelato is not created equal and, to be honest, a lot you find in Italy doesn’t come from quality ingredients.So how are you supposed to find the best gelato when you travel to Italy? Well, we’ve got you covered!

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Noni's Italian Walnut Shortbread Cookie Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Noni's Italian Walnut Shortbread Cookie Recipe

Some of us are a bit, shall we say, more sentimental than others. And there's nothing like the one-two combo of the end of the year and the holiday season to bring it out.

That ornament that you handmade in kindergarten; the nutcracker your siblings broke (and then superglued together) in 1990-so...

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