Entertaining

From dinner parties to cocktail hours, these are our favorite ways to entertain.
Friends Who Fete: Channel Mexico With Our Ultimate Day Of The Dead Party | https://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: Channel Mexico With Our Ultimate Day Of The Dead Party

Halloween is all well and good but we'll take Day Of The Dead over it anytime. This is how we'd throw the ultimate Day Of The Dead party with a full-on Mexican menu, a homemade fruit and flower altar, and lots of margaritas!

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Why Low-Alcohol Cocktails Are About To Become Your Go-To Drinks | https://saltandwind.com

Why Low-Alcohol Cocktails Are About To Become Your Go-To Drinks

Here is everything you need to know about low-alcohol cocktails, including a recipe for our go-to Low-ABV drink to make for your next summertime get-together.

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Make The Most Out Of Summer With Our Warm Weather Bucket List | https://saltandwind.com

Make The Most Out Of Summer With Our Warm Weather Bucket List

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of summer — sizzling grills, backyard bashes and wine being poured — and it’s fast approaching. Summer is when we food and travel lovers go into high gear with entertaining, adventure and travel packed into every free moment. Here's how to make the most of it:

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This Is The Ultimate California-Inspired Brunch | https://saltandwind.com

This Is The Ultimate California-Inspired Brunch

The latest Friends Who Fete party is this Southern California-inspired winter brunch filled with seasonal produce and comfort food dishes that are all make ahead and oh-so simple!

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Friends Who Fete: How To Host A Polenta Party | https://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: How To Host A Polenta Party

One of our favorite dinner parties that's traditional to Northern Italy? A polenta party! Here are all the tips and recipes you need to host a polenta party of your own.

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10 Tips For Building A Better Bar Cart | https://saltandwind.com

10 Tips For Building A Better Bar Cart

The moment we felt like we made it in life (okay, in our entertaining life)? When we finally sprung for a bar cart. Nothing pulls a party together like a beautiful bar cart except one that's perfectly organized. Here are our tips to make that happen:

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The Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays | https://saltandwind.com

The Classiest Cocktails For Toasting The Holidays

Sure you can always serve a ton of bubbly and beer and everyone will be very happy partiers. But there are those times you should pull out something special and, for those occasions, here are the cocktails you should make. 

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Multi-Task Mingling Is How We Survive The Holidays | https://saltandwind.com

Multi-Task Mingling Is How We Survive The Holidays

Between the holiday card writing, menu planning, and events, the “to do” list just doesn’t quit this time of year. And rather than waiting to see friends at more formal festivities, we’re switching it up. Instead we’re getting things done while our friends come over. That way we can hang and still get those gifts wrapped. 

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California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO} | https://saltandwind.com

California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO}

Fall is the the season of entertaining! From dinner parties to Friendsgivings and impromptu cocktail hours, we're all about gathering friends to toast the season. And nothing seems to celebrate our home state of California like a road trip and harvest dinner!

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The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad | https://saltandwind.com

The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad

Need a super simple, make-ahead dish for the holidays that's allergen friendly? Check out this recipe that's gluten free, dairy free, and vegetarian!

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Say Hello To Bitters: Your Secret Weapon In The Kitchen | https://saltandwind.com

Say Hello To Bitters: Your Secret Weapon In The Kitchen

That bottle of bitters you turn to every time you make an Old Fashioned? It’s time to bring it into your kitchen. Here are tips for how to use bitters for everything from classic cocktails to dessert!

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How To Make An Amazing Old Fashioned Cocktail | https://saltandwind.com

How To Make An Amazing Old Fashioned Cocktail

The season of celebrations has arrived and we’re toasting it with a classic Old Fashioned cocktail. It couldn’t be timelier because the start of November marks the launch of Old Fashioned Week.

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