Sage Bee's Knees Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Sage Bee's Knees Cocktail

When it comes to cocktails, it's hard to get easier than the Bee's Knees made with nothing more than gin, lemon, and honey. As each season comes along, I like to make different versions with variou...
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Pomegranate Blackberry Bramble Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Pomegranate Blackberry Bramble Cocktail

The Bramble cocktail is totally underappreciated. It was created in London in the 80s but it never seems to make its mark and I don't know why. The classic version is like the gin-lovers Kir Royale...
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Classic Paloma Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Classic Paloma Cocktail

While in the United States the most popular tequila cocktail is undoubtedbly the margarita, south of the border it's this easier-to-make grapefruit soda-and-tequila cocktail known as the Paloma.
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These Chic But Easy Appetizers Will Rule Your Next Cocktail Party | http://saltandwind.com

These Chic But Easy Appetizers Will Rule Your Next Cocktail Party

The holiday party detail that separates the women from the girls? Having a few chic homemade appetizers that are elegant but easy AF to prepare. 
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Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned Cocktail

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 persimmio...
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Ginger Beet Martini Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Ginger Beet Martini Cocktail

Inspired by a drink I had last month at Hotel L'Amour in Paris's 9th arrondissment, this beet red martini is gingery, spicy, sweet, and intoxicating, just like a great romance. 
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The Golden Night Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

The Golden Night Cocktail

Sophisticated and elegant, this cocktail is the perfect sipper to toast the glitz and glamour of the awards season. 
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Sparkling Yuzu Lemongrass Lemonade Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Sparkling Yuzu Lemongrass Lemonade Cocktails

One of my favorite stops while filming Off Menu Chicago was the ramen shop, Yusho. In addition to the insane ramen there were the cocktails on tap that were every form of interesting...
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Daiquiri Moderno Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Daiquiri Moderno Cocktail

Our favorite cocktail on the island of Maui? Truth is it's got nothing to do with the Mai Tai! We first had this modern slant on the daiquiri at the Luana Bar and, until we can get back t...
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Watermelon Pomegranate Margarita Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Watermelon Pomegranate Margarita Cocktails

When it comes to refreshing, it's hard to do better than watermelon juice. So, for summer entertaining, Watermelon Margaritas have become a staple - we prefer ours with a touch of pomegranate lique...
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Our Favorite Pins | Holiday Cocktail Party | http://saltandwind.com

Our Favorite Pins | Holiday Cocktail Party

Do the holiday lights ever glitter more brightly than when viewed through a bubbling champagne coupe? This week's five favorite pins are inspired by one of our favorite things: glittering, glorious...
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Pomegranate Daiquiri Number 3 Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Pomegranate Daiquiri Number 3 Cocktail

To me, Daiquiris have a time and place to be consumed — namely, warm weather in the Carribbean. But, last month while in Santa Ynez, I had a Fall version of a daiquiri with tart pomegranate s...
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Spicy Guava Cadillac Margarita Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Guava Cadillac Margarita Cocktail

When it comes to margaritas, I like them on the rocks and Cadillacs, because it's the luxury car of margaritas and the addition of premium orange liqueur makes all the difference to me. But th...
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Tequila Old Fashioned Cocktail  | http://saltandwind.com

Tequila Old Fashioned Cocktail

This twist on the Classic Old Fashioned Cocktail uses aged tequila and a grapefruit peel for a more Mexican flavored take. 
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Ciderhouse Pear Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Ciderhouse Pear Cocktail

The holidays are just as much about relaxing as they are celebrating — I'm talking fireside with your coziest blanket, great company, and an amazing cocktail. Lately, that amazing c...
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Strawberry Moscow Mule Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Strawberry Moscow Mule Cocktail

My 48 hours in Aspen was a whirlwind -- filled with the requisite town tour, lunch at White House Tavern, a hike through the Aspen trees, and a visit to the local distiller, Woo...
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Springtime In Sonoma Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Springtime In Sonoma Cocktail

With a hint of Pastis, vodka, and a strawberry-tarragon puree, this is refreshing cocktail that's a must-make in the Spring!
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10 Tips For Building A Better Bar Cart | http://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 p...
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Bitter Sweet Sparkler Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Bitter Sweet Sparkler Cocktail

Aida and I revel in New Year’s Eve, but you won’t find us at a mega club standing 50 people deep at the bar. Instead we get dressed up in all things sparkly and celebrate with a close group of frie...
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Basil Citrus Berry Smash Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Basil Citrus Berry Smash Cocktail

A perfect summer cocktail recipe, this Basil Citrus Smash has tons of fresh basil, two types of citrus, and is a total stunner.
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