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Tara Jones: Doug Margerum Has Lived a Vintage Life

Published on 11.19.2014 3:46 p.m.


Tara Jones: Family Vibe Brewing at Pure Order Brewery

Owner James Burge pours his heart and soul into the micro-brewing clubhouse on Santa Barbara's Eastside

Published on 10.15.2014 4:05 p.m.


Tara Jones: Reds Bin Melds Art and Science in Funk Zone

Art show features various distillation processes of Cutler’s Artisan Spirits

Published on 08.26.2014 3:05 p.m.


Tara Jones: Santa Barbara County Sparkling Wines Making Their Presence Felt

A taste of these creations may have you pouring a new signature drink, and it won’t be Champagne

Published on 08.03.2014 9:00 p.m.


Tara Jones: Ascendant Spirits Serves Up Slice of Americana

Buellton distillery offers a full lineup of vodka, moonshine and bourbon

Published on 07.07.2014 10:28 p.m.


Tara Jones: Urban Wine Trail’s Summer Celebration Well Worth the Trip

From seminars, tastings and visits with winemakers, there's something to glean during each stop along the way

Published on 06.05.2014 12:21 p.m.


Tara Jones: Urban Wine Trail’s Summer Celebration on Tap for This Weekend

Saturday and Sunday events in the Funk Zone will feature tasting opportunities, winemaker meet-and-greets, reserve vintage exhibitions and more

Published on 05.28.2014 8:45 p.m.


Tara Jones: Paloma Brings Spirits of Mexico to Goleta

Restaurant and bar boasts one of the largest tequila tasting menus in Santa Barbara County

Published on 04.29.2014 6:10 p.m.


Tara Jones: The Bourbon Room on Hollister Serves Up an Eclectic Mix

The bar and restaurant's unique décor, innovative cocktails and full dinner menu hit the spot with locals

Published on 03.24.2014 8:33 p.m.


Tara Jones: Whole Foods Offers a New Trend in Tasting Rooms

The Buzz Hive has become a unique meeting place for lovers of local foods, wines and brews

Published on 02.26.2014 4:04 p.m.


Tara Jones: The Wildcat’s Farm-to-Bar Is a Libationist’s Paradise

Thanks to creative ingredients and innovative concotions, the venerable downtown lounge is transforming happy hour, one drink at a time

Published on 01.19.2014 10:00 p.m.


Tara Jones: Three Santa Ynez Valley Wineries Team Up with Neighborhood Pass

Brander, Roblar and Buttonwood offer a $25 seasonal pass that gets you some of the privileges of club membership — and really good wines

Published on 12.21.2013 9:05 p.m.


Tara Jones: Rating the Best Local Santa Barbara Wine Clubs

When it comes to prices, perks and splurges, what are your best bets for membership privileges?

Published on 11.09.2013 8:16 p.m.


New Noozhawk Columnist Tara Jones Offering ‘Toast of Santa Barbara’

The owner of Eat This, Shoot That! will focus on libations in and around Santa Barbara County

Published on 10.03.2013 8:03 p.m.


Tara Jones: Toasts ‘The Spirit of Santa Barbara’

Published on 10.03.2013 5:00 p.m.


Tara Jones: Cutler’s Artisan Spirits a Gem in the Funk Zone

Published on 09.18.2013 6:36 p.m.


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