Food & Drink Features

Food and Philanthropy Come Together for Two Great Events

Taste of the Nation and Reaching for the Stars feature food and wine for a cause. Read story.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Celebrate Craft Beer Week

A guide to sud-sipping in Santa Barbara May 13-15. Read story.

Monday, May 13, 2013

Natural Café Celebrates 20th Anniversary at State Street Location

Restaurant’s anniversary celebration features free food and live music. Read story.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

The Santa Barbara Independent’s Sizzling Summer BBQ Contest

Pro and amateur BBQers: Now’s the time to enter our fourth annual contest. Read story.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Make Mine a Margarita

Reclaim the classic cocktail from the sots. Read story.

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Resetting Radar on Paso Cab

New collective hosts event to remind region and world of roots and future. Read story.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

The Coming of Caveau

Funk Zone wine bar/bottle shop-to-be hosts futures tasting on May 18. Read story.

Saturday, April 27, 2013

Finch Takes Flight

Kimpton reimagines Coast as Finch & Fork. Read story.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Alice Waters Comes to Town

The iconic chef will speak at events in Ojai and Santa Barbara. Read story.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Montecito Urban Farms Serves Chefs

S.B.’s restaurants score custom-grown produce. Read story.

Thursday, April 18, 2013

From Finger Lakes to Santa Ynez

A brief chat with Morgen McLaughlin, the S.B. County Vintners Association's new director. Read story.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

The Spa Is Spot-On

Bacara’s Spa Café rolls out a new menu. Read story.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

National Grilled Cheese Day

C’est Cheese invites you to indulge your nostalgia. Read story.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Douglas Does Dinner

The Santa Barbara Independent’s new series invites chefs into homes to cook and teach Read story.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Late-Night Smackdown!

Mac-and-cheese saga is as thick as the sauce. Read story.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013
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