Cooking Tips

Tips for making the best possible recipes in your kitchen from Team Salt & Wind.
From Italy con Amore: Foods That Originated From Italy | https://saltandwind.com

From Italy con Amore: Foods That Originated From Italy

Olives, radicchio, fennel, tomatoes, and eggplant – they're all frequent ingredients in Italian cooking. But do you know which are originally from Italy and which aren't?

Read More
Tips For Making Lasagne alla Bolognese From Scratch | https://saltandwind.com

Tips For Making Lasagne alla Bolognese From Scratch

If you've been to Bologna then you know -- classic lasagne alla bolognese is one of the most delicious dishes you'll ever try. Here are our top tips to help you make it from scratch. 

Read More
Stock Your Pantry With These Essential Italian Ingredients  | https://saltandwind.com

Stock Your Pantry With These Essential Italian Ingredients

You’re cooking up a storm of homemade Italian food when suddenly you realize your recipes might be missing an ingredient to level up your dishes. Sound familiar? If that’s a yes, you might want to check out this list of essential Italian pantry staples.

Read More
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!

Read More
 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.  

Read More
How To Host A California Style Fall Cheese And Wine Party | https://saltandwind.com

How To Host A California Style Fall Cheese And Wine Party

It's always a good time for a food and wine party! Here are our essential tips for you to make it a success!

Read More
Stress Less With These Tips To Master Your Holiday Prep | https://saltandwind.com

Stress Less With These Tips To Master Your Holiday Prep

Coffee naps, morning meditation, evening yoga…these are just a few tactics we use to get through the holidays. But try as we might sometimes we end up with our face plated in a pillow instead of breathing deep in down dog.

Read More
How To Clean And Prepare Leeks | https://saltandwind.com

How To Clean And Prepare Leeks

A step by step guide for how to clean, trim, and slice leeks!

Read More
Homemade Corn Tortilla Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Homemade Corn Tortilla Recipe

Making homemade Mexican corn tortillas is one of those things that seems hard but is relatively easy to master. Here are our step-by-steps of how to make it happen! 

Read More
How To Host A Tamalada | https://saltandwind.com

How To Host A Tamalada

The new holiday tradition we're all about? Hosting a tamalada! It's like a cookie-making party but for tamales. And you get tons of amazing food as a result!

Read More
Our Top Tips For An Instagram-Worthy Cheese Board | https://saltandwind.com

Our Top Tips For An Instagram-Worthy Cheese Board

A gorgeous cheeseboard isn't just about winning at Instagram -- it all makes you look like an entertaining boss. Here are our tips for building a cheeseboard that's just as gorgeous as it is delicious. 

Read More
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!

Read More