Food & Drink Features

Ocean Acidification Eats Oysters

The abstract notion is already hitting home at Bill Dewey's Dabob Bay farm. Read story.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Lynn Dubinsky Crowned Whiskey Queen

Her “Master Cleanse Redux” takes first place in Independent's cocktail contest. Read story.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Big News for Cottage Food

Cat Moss’s Local Artisans Market launches in S.B. Read story.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Native Gone Wine

Santa Barbara–born Justin Willett of Tyler Winery opens tasting room in Lompoc's Wine Ghetto. Read story.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Santa Barbara’s Public Market Takes Shape

Alma del Pueblo announces its first four merchants. Read story.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

The Millennial Batch

The Brewhouse celebrates its 1,000th brewed beer. Read story.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

For the Love of Food

Around the country, rogue dining operations have gained traction in recent years with pop-up dining and supper clubs. Read story.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Small But Serious Winemakers

This Saturday's Garagiste Festival in Solvang brings vintners who keep quantity low but quality high. Read story.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

A Berry Sweet Valentine’s Day

Bobalu Berries’ gourmet strawberries are the perfect gift for your sweetie. Read story.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Upping the Urban Ante

Seth Kunin doubles down with Anacapa Vintners, his second Funk Zone tasting room. Read story.

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Dumplings to Celebrate Chinese New Year

Vegetarian dumplings are a Chinese New Year tradition. Read story.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Celebrating Brazilian Culture at the New Brasil Arts Café

Daniel “Chin” Yoshimi brings a taste of Brazil to Santa Barbara. Read story.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Wat’s New at Petit Valentien

Sekkardis Alemu serves Ethiopian weekend lunch Read story.

Thursday, January 31, 2013

The Shop Café Opens on Milpas

At last! The Shop Café brings awesome home-style eats — and great coffee — to Milpas Street. Read story.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Edible Events

The week brings plenty of reasons to get out and eat. Read story.

Thursday, January 24, 2013
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