Food & Drink

Barkback, the Love Child of Yelp and Groupon

Mobile app trades honest, private feedback for promotional offers. Read story.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Eating History in the Courthouse Mural Room

Casa del Herrero, California Missions Foundation, and Chef Michael Blackwell host a four-nation dinner on October 23. Read story.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Pushing the Horticultural Envelope

Blueberries, pinot noir, mulberries, and more thrive at Sandra Newman’s Forbidden Fruit Farms near Lompoc. Read story.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

The Cook’s Cook Award: Chef Justin West

In the kitchen with the Foodie Award winner behind Julienne and Wildwood. Read story.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Foodie Awards 2015

The Santa Barbara Independent’s sixth annual ode to our region’s edible culture. Read story.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Avocado Truffles @ Carpinteria Avocado Festival

Search for these chocolaty morsels by Chocolats du CaliBressan at this weekend’s fest. Read story.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Fun with Fermentation

Fun with beer, Shakespeare, pickles, and more this weekend. Read story.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Globe Puts Spin on Downtown Dining

Small-plates lounge is newest addition to East Cota Street’s restaurant row. Read story.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Mastering Menus with The Food Liaison

Learn to cook coq au vin and more with Nirasha and Jason Rodriguez in Carpinteria. Read story.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Sizzling Sessions @ Heat Culinary

Dynamo Chef Nikki Dailey delivers education and good eats to Carpinteria. Read story.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 Gets Good Food to Your Door

Website launches mobile app to order favorite Santa Barbara dishes with a click. Read story.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

La Hacienda Now Serving Old Town Goleta

Jorge and Karina Rodriguez remake and rename El Rincon Bohemio, her parents’ restaurant for 15 years. Read story.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Familiar Vibes at Terraza Café

Rosalinda Monrroy changes name but not menu of Steve’s Patio Café on De La Vina Street. Read story.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Taffy’s Pizza Delivers Tradition

New owners Casey and Shaina Groves stick to what works at popular De la Vina Street pizzeria. Read story.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Pairing Wine with Fire in the Sta. Rita Hills

Santa Barbara’s renowned pinot noir region hosts an annual affair with winemakers on the BBQ. Read story.

Thursday, August 13, 2015
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