Italy

Travel stories, city guides, travel tips, recipes, and more inspired by one of our favorite food places on earth, Italy.
{Ribollita} Rustic Tuscan Bread And Vegetable Soup Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

{Ribollita} Rustic Tuscan Bread And Vegetable Soup Recipe

It's hard to get more classic than this healthy, easy take on Tuscan ribollita soup. Made with day-old bread and loads of vegetables it's the ultimate in healthy comfort food!

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Cook These Classic Italian Recipes When You're Dreaming Of Italy | https://saltandwind.com

Cook These Classic Italian Recipes When You're Dreaming Of Italy

It’s no secret we love Italy and we travel there as often as we can. But, we can’t always hop a flight at a moment's notice. The next best thing? Cooking these classic Italian recipes, inviting friends over, and daydreaming about travel. 

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Oil Packed-Tuna, Avocado, White Bean, and Arugula Salad Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Oil Packed-Tuna, Avocado, White Bean, and Arugula Salad Recipe

A filling and healthy salad recipe with flavors reminiscent of Italy, we love this salad with high quality oil-packed tuna because it makes the dish!

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{Torta Della Nonna} Tuscan Grandmother's Cake Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

{Torta Della Nonna} Tuscan Grandmother's Cake Recipe

A recipe for the classic Tuscan dessert recipe known as Torta Della Nonna.

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Homemade Cavatelli Pasta Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Homemade Cavatelli Pasta Recipe

If you've ever wanted to try making shaped pasta by hand, this reliable recipe is a great place to start!

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See How Extra Virgin Olive Oil Is Made | https://saltandwind.com

See How Extra Virgin Olive Oil Is Made

When you spend as much time as we do focused on all things food and travel you end up cooking and eating a lot of olive oil. So we traveled to Italy to learn all about the places, makers, and products that go into premium extra virgin olive oil and wanted to share it with you! 

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Here's How To Make the Most of 24 Hours in Bologna | https://saltandwind.com

Here's How To Make the Most of 24 Hours in Bologna

On the top of every food lovers list for Italy? A trip to the epicenter of Italian pasta: Bologna! Here's where to eat, shop, and stay to make the most of 24 hours in Bologna, Italy.

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Falling For Franciacorta: The Italian Sparkling Wine We Can’t Sip Enough Of | https://saltandwind.com

Falling For Franciacorta: The Italian Sparkling Wine We Can’t Sip Enough Of

If you’re into bubbles and/or Italian wines, you’re probably already well-versed in prosecco and Lambrusco. Well, there’s another Italian sparkling wine that we’re geeking out over: Franciacorta. Here's why you should try it stat.

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Marinated Salumi Sandwich Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Marinated Salumi Sandwich Recipe

We'll admit it: we're major fan girls of Giada DiLaurentiis because, well, tbh, we feel like we relate to her. We too are from California, we too love all things Italy, and our cooking is very much inspired by both places. So it's no surprise that we swooned when we saw her newest book, Giada’s I...

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Forte Dei Marmi Is The Best Beach Town Near Florence To Hang Like A Local | https://saltandwind.com

Forte Dei Marmi Is The Best Beach Town Near Florence To Hang Like A Local

When it comes to beaches, Italy’s got a lot of options, but I feel most at home in the Tuscan beach town of Forte Dei Marmi. This beach town is less than an hour from Florence but feels like another world free of tourists and full of locals. 

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What To Pack For Your European Summer Vacation | https://saltandwind.com

What To Pack For Your European Summer Vacation

Minimal isn’t usually in our vocab when we’re packing, but there’s no bigger buzzkill than lugging an overweight suitcase. So, for our summer vacation, we narrowed it down to these 12 essentials.

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Genoa Is The Italian City You Need To Visit Next | https://saltandwind.com

Genoa Is The Italian City You Need To Visit Next

As the biggest port city in Italy, Genoa often gets overlooked as a hard-working city with not much charm. We couldn't disagree more! Here's why you should visit Genoa now and what to do when you're there!

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