Naturally Rustic Wedding at The Farm at South Mountain

This spring, Caitlin and Marco tied the knot at The Farm at South Mountain in Phoenix, Arizona. This romantic and naturally beautiful wedding had everything that you would want for an outdoor venue. From a romantic wedding invitation set, to a vintage lounge area during the reception, this couple thought of all the details for [...]

Global Launches with Futuristic Tastes

Two days. Four events. One venue. When Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering was asked to cater a two-day celebration in Phoenix, Arizona for a new international bank launching a subsidiary brand, our catering team immediately went to work brainstorming ideas for this special event.  This multi-day event included catering and event planning for breakfast, two [...]

Tips for Being a Finalist on Food Network’s Chopped!

Executive Sous Chef of Artisan by Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering, Marissa Delgado, was selected to compete in Food Network’s Chopped and has tips for future contestants looking to be casted on America's most popular culinary show.  You can see the Chopped episode that she competed and was a finalist on here: Food Network's Chopped [...]

Lusso Fine Motorcars – North Scottsdale Venue

Lusso Fine Motorcars From fine motorcars during the day, to an exclusive cocktail party or sit down dinner gala at night, North Scottsdale's newest venue space, Lusso Fine Motorcars is the next event venue that will impress your guests. This 12,000 square foot site can be transformed for any type of event by [...]

2017 Food and Event Trends

Learn about all of the ways this year’s food, events and weddings will make a statement. When it comes to hosting an event or wedding, incorporating a new trend is always a must to impress guests. Food trends are always the best way to integrate a fun twist to an event or wedding. Having the [...]

Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering Gives Back at Fourth Annual Tools for Schools Event in Phoenix

For the fourth year, Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering partnered with Checkered Flag Run Foundation for the Phoenix Tools for Schools event. This event provides school supplies, backpacks, clothing and a hot breakfast to over 3,000 local students. This is the largest event that the organization has hosted to date. Lines for the free school [...]

How to Plan the Perfect Italian Wine Dinner

What You Need to Create an Italian Dinner Party There’s something about Italian food that immediately imparts the feeling of togetherness. Just looking at a spread, or even a menu instantly make you want to sit at the table for hours indulging in foods while sharing stories and memories with family and friends. Just think [...]

Learn how to make bakery worthy treats on National Lollipop Day!

When you think of lollipops, usually one would reminisce a candied Tootsie Pop or Charms Blow Pop from childhood. Lollipops have come a long way, and are now a highlight of a dessert table at a party. When it comes to bakery trends, a favorite for customers are classic treats made into mini versions and [...]

No Oven Required! Summer Dinner Party Recipe Ideas on Good Morning Arizona

Arizona summers can make cooking at home a heated task. Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering has the best summer dining recipes that don't require you to turn on your oven. These summer dinner ideas highlight seasonal food such as juicy melons, creamy feta, and crisp summer vegetables. The summer recipes are easy to create, and [...]