Meet Marilee Bramhall of iola wines and taste her delectable selection of French wines for our first ever virtual tasting.

Talk to Marilee Bramhall about the vines and wines while you sip and savor at home. You can read more about both Marilee and iola wines in our January issue of Basil & Salt Magazine Please note this first tasting is only available in the following states due to iola wines shipping schedule. Also please… Read More Meet Marilee Bramhall of iola wines and taste her delectable selection of French wines for our first ever virtual tasting.

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… Read More Three healthy and delicious recipes to get your Mediterranean Diet started

Top Chef judge Gail Simmons’ Lemongrass-Scented Rice Noodle Salad with Mint Cilantro

The crisp morning hustle-bustle is familiar as farmers/growers and customers reconnect after a long winters sleep. Browsing Seattle’s energetic Pike Place Market on a busy weekend morning is exhilarating, the city feels as if it moves through you. It’s a great place to connect with local vendors to ask questions about where your food comes… Read More Top Chef judge Gail Simmons’ Lemongrass-Scented Rice Noodle Salad with Mint Cilantro

set up your own hot chocolate bar this holiday season

Temperatures are dropping and the snow is falling, it’s hot chocolate time! Everyone has their favorite way to enjoy a mug of hot cocoa and when hosting small gatherings this winter, set up a hot chocolate bar for friends and family. Toppings for your bar marshmallows toffee bits coarse sea salt mini chocolate chips chocolate… Read More set up your own hot chocolate bar this holiday season