Italy

Get essential tips and advice on Italy from the travel experts at Salt & Wind Travel. We share how to drive in Italy, how to find the best food, the wine tasting essentials, recipes, packing tips, and how to get the most out of every day you have on your trip to Italy.
{Fusilli Alla Salsiccia} Pasta With Tomato Sugo and Sausage Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

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

From SY Kitchen in Santa Ynez, California, this Fusilli alla Salsiccia is made with tomato sugo, sausage, and smoked cheese for a quick dose of comfort food. 

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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, pinky promise us that you'll stop by Trattoria Sostanza and order their beloved butter chicken dish. Until then, you can make this version of the recipe at home!

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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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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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Scallop Crudo With Jalapeno Citrus Sauce Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Scallop Crudo With Jalapeno Citrus Sauce Recipe

ISO of an easy showstopping appetizer? This Sea Scallop crudo made with citrus juice, ginger, jalapenos, and smashed avocado is it!

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