The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad | http://saltandwind.com

The Perfect Holiday Side: Shredded Carrot, Arugula, and Wild Rice Salad

Need a super simple, make-ahead dish for the holidays that's allergen friendly? Check out this recipe that's gluten free, dairy free, and vegetarian!
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The Simplest Most Classic Guacamole | http://saltandwind.com

The Simplest Most Classic Guacamole

Sure, we could go forever and a day jazzing up our guacamole (adding in charred corn! fresh goat cheese! tons of herbs! mango!) but most of the time we keep it super simple. Like a well-executed ma...
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Aperol Paloma Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Aperol Paloma Cocktail

Around here we like our drinks with an edge: sometimes spicy and other times just a tinge bitter. You're probably noticed that we use Camapri and Aperol A LOT when we want a hint of bitte...
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Kicking Off The Long Weekend | http://saltandwind.com

Kicking Off The Long Weekend

Here it is, friends: the unofficial first weekend of summer. And while lots of people are hitting the road, I’m more than alright to stay right here. When you live in a coastal city like Los ...
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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. Our latest creation is a Spiced Persimmon Old Fashioned ...
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White Bean, Poblano, and Chicken Chili | http://saltandwind.com

White Bean, Poblano, and Chicken Chili

A super simple recipe for a white chili made with spicy poblano chiles, white beans, and seared chicken. 
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California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO} | http://saltandwind.com

California Central Coast Weekend Getaway and Harvest Dinner Party {VIDEO}

Fall is the the season of entertaining! From dinner parties to Friendsgivings and impromptu cocktail hours, we're all about gathering friends to toast the season. And nothing seems to cel...
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Friends Who Fete: Start A New Holiday Tradition And Host A Tamalada Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: Start A New Holiday Tradition And Host A Tamalada Party

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!
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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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Rum and Ginger Beer Float Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Rum and Ginger Beer Float Cocktail

A super simple recipe for a rum float made with spicy ginger beer and sweet ice cream!
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Shrimp and Watermelon Ceviche | http://saltandwind.com

Shrimp and Watermelon Ceviche

We first came across this ceviche on our trip to Rancho Pescadero and we're totally obsessed. This watermelon shrimp ceviche has all the hallmarks of Baja cuisine but with the unexpe...
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Grapefruit Beer Mimosa Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Grapefruit Beer Mimosa Cocktail

Mash ups make us indecisive: on one hand we like the concept of combining two of our favorite things but so often we're not sure the sum is better than the parts. Case in point this mash up of Froz...
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Road Trip: Crossing The Border To Uncover Mexico's Baja California Alta | http://saltandwind.com

Road Trip: Crossing The Border To Uncover Mexico's Baja California Alta

Baja California has been one of Mexico's best-kept culinary secrets but is getting its moment in the sun. These are a few must-stop places should you head south of the border. 
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Cinnamon and Tequila Hot Chocolate Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Cinnamon and Tequila Hot Chocolate Cocktails

Before you make this recipe, I've got a big ol' caveat to throw out there. You all know how much we love chocolate, right (I mean I do have a Pinterest board dedicated to it)? Well, then you'll und...
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The Unofficial Home Of The Breakfast Burrito | http://saltandwind.com

The Unofficial Home Of The Breakfast Burrito

To me, the quintessential American breakfast joint should have three elements: choice comfort food, a long history, and lots of regulars. Tia Sophia's cafe in Santa Fe meets all those req...
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What To Cook Now: These Baja-Inspired Recipes | http://saltandwind.com

What To Cook Now: These Baja-Inspired Recipes

We've told you about the must-eat dishes in Baja and have even launched trips there but we haven't yet shared recipes. So, from fish tacos to ceviche, here are 13 recipes inspir...
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Lemongrass Gin and Tonic Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Lemongrass Gin and Tonic Cocktail

I know, I know, the Gin and Tonic is as British as Wimbledon but on my last trip to Spain there was no denying that the Spanish have become outright obsessed with the cocktail. I couldn't really te...
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The Seven Classic Moles You Should Eat When You Travel To Oaxaca | http://saltandwind.com

The Seven Classic Moles You Should Eat When You Travel To Oaxaca

You probably know mole. And Oaxaca. But did you know that there are seven moles that come from Oaxaca? Here is everything you need to know to master mole for your next trip to Mexico:
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Bringing The Beach Home | http://saltandwind.com

Bringing The Beach Home

There is something about the beach that evokes ultimate relaxation vibes. Warm breezes, gold-filtered light and a sense of slowing down without a care in the world — well, except for finishin...
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Baja-Style Crispy Fish Tacos with Chipotle Crema | http://saltandwind.com

Baja-Style Crispy Fish Tacos with Chipotle Crema

Inspired by my search for the best Fish Taco in San Diego, these simple battered fish tacos are dressed with a bright and smoky Chipotle Crema. 
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