Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones was raised in Kaua’i, schooled in Southern California, and now calls San Diego home. She writes about bright spots in food and travel in San Diego, Hawaii, and abroad for publications such as Food52, Brit + Co, Wanderful, Luxury Living International, and Salt & Wind.

So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask  | http://saltandwind.com

So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask

The difference between a trattoria and a ristorante and what is an osteria after all? Navigating all the different types of restaurants in Italy can be tricky -- here's our cheat sheet to help you ...
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Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas | http://saltandwind.com

Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas

You know what tapas are but do you know how to order them? From keeping your raciones straight from your pintxos and your gambas from your patatas, here's everything you need to know. 
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Eat Local In Hawaii With These Immersive Food Experiences | http://saltandwind.com

Eat Local In Hawaii With These Immersive Food Experiences

When we travel we're constantly ISO of the experiences that give us a taste of all that's local. Here are the must-do foodie experiences the next time you travel to Hawaii:
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Tortillas 101: A Food Lover's Guide To The Classic Mexican Staple | http://saltandwind.com

Tortillas 101: A Food Lover's Guide To The Classic Mexican Staple

Up your Mexican food I.Q. with this guide to all things tortillas!
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Learn To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard | http://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 n...
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So, Wait, What Exactly Is The Difference Between Tequila And Mezcal? | http://saltandwind.com

So, Wait, What Exactly Is The Difference Between Tequila And Mezcal?

Ever asked yourself, “what is Mezcal?” As far as Mexican spirits go, most people immediately think of tequila, which makes sense but mezcal is very much a close second. Here's everythin...
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A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona) | http://saltandwind.com

A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona)

If you go to Barcelona and don't eat churros, can you even say you've been to Spain?!? We don't think so either. Here's everything you need to know about churros including our favorite spots for th...
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Puerto Rican Food Is A Thing In Hawaii -- Here's What To Eat And Where! | http://saltandwind.com

Puerto Rican Food Is A Thing In Hawaii -- Here's What To Eat And Where!

The Hawaii food scene has a lot of interesting influences but among the most unexpected may just be Puerto Rican! Here’s where to eat Puerto Rican food when you travel to Hawaii:
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This Movement Made The Hawaii Food Scene What It Is Today | http://saltandwind.com

This Movement Made The Hawaii Food Scene What It Is Today

Heading to Hawaii? Read up on the food movement that made the food scene what it is today!
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From Al Pastor to Carne Asada: A Brief Guide To Classic Mexican Tacos | http://saltandwind.com

From Al Pastor to Carne Asada: A Brief Guide To Classic Mexican Tacos

The Mexican taco scene is unending but we're here to help! Here's a guide to help you keep your carne asada and your carnitas straight!
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