A few simple tips to help start your food blog

Have you been thinking about diving into the blogging world? We would love to have you! Lately I’ve been receiving emails from people asking for advice and below are the short and simple tidbits I have to offer. v:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} Normal 0 false false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; … Continue reading A few simple tips to help start your food blog

Three healthy and delicious recipes to get your Mediterranean Diet started

Best-selling author, chef, television personality, and educator Amy Riolo shares tips to help you adopt the Mediterranean-style eating pattern and start enjoying better health.   By now you’ve probably heard a lot about the Mediterranean Diet. This eating pattern was named best overall diet of 2019 and has been linked to preventing diabetes, heart attacks, strokes, and certain cancers, and reducing inflammation. If you’re ready to do … Continue reading Three healthy and delicious recipes to get your Mediterranean Diet started

“Roaring Twenties” Downton Abbey Afternoon Tea

Please join us for the event of the season. The Downton Abbey season, that is. ***this event is SOLD OUT*** In anticipation of The Downton Abbey movie event, we cordially invite you to join us for our “Roaring Twenties” Downton Abbey Afternoon Tea. The year is 1927 and we request you arrive dressed in your 20’s best or any of your favorite Downton decades. Step … Continue reading “Roaring Twenties” Downton Abbey Afternoon Tea

Celebrate an era gone by with this elegant Classic Cucumber Sandwich Recipe

Just in time for premiere parties, celebratory afternoon teas, and pre-movie binges,  The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook, Expanded Edition, will be released September of this year. I’ve just put down my review copy and can’t wait to prepare many of these recipes myself.  I feel a tea party coming on. More importantly though, I am jazzed that I’m able to share a couple of recipes with … Continue reading Celebrate an era gone by with this elegant Classic Cucumber Sandwich Recipe

Santa Barbara Style Surf n Turf

Chef Lee Abbott’s Tri-Tip and citrus Santa Barbara Spot Prawns with Rosé Wine Ancho Chili Reduction Sauce paired with Altaneve Rosé Prosecco. Created exclusively for Basil & Salt Magazine, the burst of coastal Ranch and Sea flavors matched with Altaneve Rosé Prosecco bubbles creates the perfect pairing. You can find the recipe and method here on the site, so stay tuned!   Cook…Wine Lover…Adventurist Lee … Continue reading Santa Barbara Style Surf n Turf

Short Film Debuts in Campari’s Birthplace, Celebrates Masters of the World’s Best Cocktails

Today in Milan, Campari®, Italy’s iconic bittersweet red aperitif, launches the second annual Campari Red Diaries short film with the world premiere of The Legend of Red Hand. Continuing Campari’s ethos that “every cocktail tells a story,” this year’s film celebrates the bartender – here known as the Red Hand – and their never-ending journey to create the ultimate cocktail. The film can be viewed live … Continue reading Short Film Debuts in Campari’s Birthplace, Celebrates Masters of the World’s Best Cocktails

Healthy and delicious brunch ideas

Host a Healthier Easter Brunch with the Help of a Secret Ingredient: Cauliflower Cauliflower is the superfood that transforms Easter brunch into a healthy feast suitable for all dietary needs. Amy Lacey’s Cali’flour Kitchen is your go-to source for delicious breakfast recipes perfect for your Easter celebration.   Easter is a great time to host a holiday brunch for friends and family, but typical breakfast-style foods can be … Continue reading Healthy and delicious brunch ideas