Drinks

Learn To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard | https://saltandwind.com

Learn To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard

In Spain, vermouth isn't just relegated to cocktails but a drink outright on its own. Here's everything you need to know from the history of vermouth to how its made and where to enjoy in on your next trip to Spain. 

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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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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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Why You'll Want To Try Apfelwein On Your Next Trip To Frankfurt | https://saltandwind.com

Why You'll Want To Try Apfelwein On Your Next Trip To Frankfurt

Head to Frankfurt and you'll immediately notice that hard apple cider, known as apfelwein, is majorly popular. Here's everything you need to know about apfelwein including where to try it yourself. 

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Unexpected Things To Search Out On Your Next San Diego Trip | https://saltandwind.com

Unexpected Things To Search Out On Your Next San Diego Trip

What to do in San Diego? Beaches, Mexican food, and craft brew are givens, but here are 5 unexpected things to do in San Diego. 

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Blood Orange Ginger White Sangria Cocktail | https://saltandwind.com

Blood Orange Ginger White Sangria Cocktail

Raise your hand if you too have fallen victim to sangria that's too sweet and just a hangover waiting to happen. This California-inspired sangria with fresh fruit, local wine, and ginger liqueur is a total game changer. 

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Wine Tasting In San Diego: 5 Urban Wineries to Try Now | https://saltandwind.com

Wine Tasting In San Diego: 5 Urban Wineries to Try Now

San Diego has a growing urban winery scene -- here are 5 tasting rooms to visit right now.

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Finding Franciacorta: Travel To This Italian Wine Region Now | https://saltandwind.com

Finding Franciacorta: Travel To This Italian Wine Region Now

It's time to travel to Franciacorta! Okay, truth is the Milanese have known about this corner of Lombardy for forever and a day and it is a premiere wine growing region, but it's pretty unknown outside of Italy.

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You Know New Zealand's Sauvignon Blanc, Now Try Their Pinot Noir | https://saltandwind.com

You Know New Zealand's Sauvignon Blanc, Now Try Their Pinot Noir

Let’s play a little word association: We say “New Zealand wine” and you say, “Sauvignon Blanc,” right? Well, FYI, Pinot Noir is equally deserving of your attention -- here are 7 reasons to drink New Zealand Pinot Noir right now. 

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Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe | https://saltandwind.com

Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned Cocktail Recipe

One of our favorite things about Fall is when the persimmons come into season, because, when they've arrived, they've arrived in full force. Here in California we have both major types of persimmions -- the squat fuyu and the teadrop-shaped hachiya -- and while the fuyu is a perfect pairing in sa...

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Weekend Itinerary: Celebrate Oktoberfest In German Wine Country | https://saltandwind.com

Weekend Itinerary: Celebrate Oktoberfest In German Wine Country

If you're heading to Germany for Oktoberfest, you should seriously consider staying a few more days and exploring wine country. Here's how:

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