Wine

Tips, recipes, and stories all about wine in California, Italy, France, Spain, and Mexico.
Here's What Sustainable Wine Means And Why Should You Care | https://saltandwind.com

Here's What Sustainable Wine Means And Why Should You Care

There comes a moment in every wine lover's life when they start to ask questions. And one of the most common is “What is sustainable wine?” We'll dive deep into that and also get into the terms "organic," "biodynamic," and "natural." 

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Sip Brachetto Wine For A Taste Of Piedmont | https://saltandwind.com

Sip Brachetto Wine For A Taste Of Piedmont

We're missing Italy. You're missing Italy. Everyone's missing Italy! Since we all wish we could be sipping wine while travling around Italy, we're partnering with Luca Bosio wines to offer you the next best thing: a giveaway for the chance to cook with a renowned Italian chef!

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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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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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Festive Wine Cocktails To Celebrate The Holidays | https://saltandwind.com

Festive Wine Cocktails To Celebrate The Holidays

From mulled wine to red wine hot chocolate and sangria to twist on the classic kir royale, here are 15 wine based cocktail recipes to help you toast the holiday season.

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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!

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A Laid Back (And Very California) Guide To Holiday Food And Wine Pairing | https://saltandwind.com

A Laid Back (And Very California) Guide To Holiday Food And Wine Pairing

There are a lot of stressors during the holidays -- rowdy relatives, long shopping lines, new recipes -- and we can’t help with all of it. But we can help relieve any angst on the food and wine front with these our top tips for food and wine pairings.

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Essential Tips To Master Holiday Entertaining | https://saltandwind.com

Essential Tips To Master Holiday Entertaining

No matter how well you plan, entertaining during the holidays can be stressful. Here are our 10 tips for elegant but low-stress entertaining.

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This Is It: Our Dream Cooking Experience In Burgundy | https://saltandwind.com

This Is It: Our Dream Cooking Experience In Burgundy

Lisa Samuel has given us her roadmap to the perfect itinerary in the Burgundy region of France to fit the daydream into a vacation-sized package. 

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From Avignon to Lyon: A Rhône River Itinerary | https://saltandwind.com

From Avignon to Lyon: A Rhône River Itinerary

My first experience on a river cruise was from Arles to Lyon along the Rhône River and I couldn't have loved it more.

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Savor Sonoma Like a Local | https://saltandwind.com

Savor Sonoma Like a Local

Whether or not you’ve done Napa, you haven’t experienced the heart of Northern California wine country until you’ve explored Sonoma Valley. We're partial to Sonoma, with its unhurried European pace and warm — here are our travel tips for a weekend away in Sonoma. 

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

Franciacorta Is The Italian Sparkling Wine We Can’t Sip Enough Of

If you’re into bubbles and 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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