Avocado Festival in Carpinteria

Avocado Festival in Carpinteria

One of Carpinteria’s biggest events of the year—the Avocado Festival—is a favorite weekend for both locals and visitors alike. This October will mark the 33rd year of the festival, which is the largest music festival in the entire state of California and one of the biggest free festivals in the United States. The festival will be held October 4–6 in downtown Carpinteria, one of the most charming small towns in the country.

What is a Michelada?

What is a Michelada?

They probably couldn't be described as anything less than the best beer cocktail ever created. Thank you, Mexico, for that. Micheladas are often said to be a hangover cure, so you can almost feel good about drinking them!

The History of the Sandwich

The History of the Sandwich

Sandwiches are one of America’s favorite things to eat during lunch time. Who knew that its creation was the solution to a royal man’s need to eat with only one hand?

Egg-cellent

Egg-cellent

What came first, the chicken or the egg? We don’t know but here are 10 facts we do know about eggs!

The Great History of The Burritos

The Great History of The Burritos

Are burritos Mexican or Texan?

Let’s get something clear, everybody loves burritos, you can make them with anything your imagination is set to, from meat to chicken or fish, and a really wide variety of veggies and sauces but many people wonder about their origins, some claim is Mexican while others say it was actually invented in Texas and then adopted by the Latin American country falling into the Tex-Mex category, well, since they have a long history it is very easy to locate its origins, and you’ll be surprised to know how people made them before.

The Benefits of beers

The Benefits of beers

Why is beer good for me?

Certainly one of the most popular drink since ancient times has been a good cold beer, although some countries drink it warm, but you get the point, it’s refreshing, helps you relax and it goes great with food, since the year 4.000 B.C many places around the world have been using and eventually improving this beverage, but its use is not only recreational, it has many benefits for your body that you might not know, let us explain them for you.

Marketing Video

Marketing Video

Check out our latest marketing video with drone footage of Carpinteria, CA.

Waffles Around The World

Waffles Around The World

What is one of the things that come to your mind when you think of breakfast? I bet you might have a few things in your mind, and that one of those is Waffles, those fluffy pieces of heaven that just make your mornings better, they make the beginning of the day way better, and you might not know this, but there are many types of waffles from around the world, sweet, salty, savory, you name it, from traditional to a new trend, waffles are a very important part of our day, and now you are going to see how the rest of the world enjoys it.

Explore the World of Coffee with 30+ Variations [Infographic]

Explore the World of Coffee with 30+ Variations [Infographic]

Because we like coffee so much, we are always looking for new experiences, new blends, and coffee is not disappointing. If you want to make your coffee experience more exciting, try out new tastes. There are over thirty types of coffee, each with unique taste and we will share them with you. Next time you order coffee, you might want to try something different.

How to Set Up Catering for Your Next Event

How to Set Up Catering for Your Next Event

When you’re trying to plan a gathering for a group of people—whether it’s for a work event, a bridal shower, or a family reunion—one of the most important parts of the event is the food. Although it might sound like a simple task, there are so many things to consider when you’re trying to plan a catered meal for a large group. You not only have to ensure you’re choosing a caterer with a stellar reputation, but you also have to think about what kinds of menu items you want to serve, how the food should be served, and whether or not anyone in your crowd will have any food allergies.

How to Book a Wedding Caterer

How to Book a Wedding Caterer

After you get engaged, there are so many important decisions to make about your upcoming wedding: “Where should we get married?” “What month should we get married?” or “How many people should we invite to our wedding?”.

How it Came to Be | The Story Behind Jack's Bistro

How it Came to Be | The Story Behind Jack's Bistro

Doralee Jacobson, the owner of Jack’s Bistro & Famous Bagels, never intended to enter the restaurant industry.

“Our journey in Santa Barbara really started on a fluke. We moved up here to retire. I was a chiropractor and my husband was a Madison Avenue ad exec,” she says.

Bagel Machine Cinemagraph

Bagel Machine Cinemagraph

Check out our bagel machine hard at work pumping out delicous baked-fresh daily bagels.