Winner of Chef of the Year – Chef Marissa Delgado

Chef Marissa Delgado was named ICA Catie Chef of the Year! The Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering team attended the 2019 Catersource Conference in New Orleans this past February. During this conference, the team learned new food trends, the latest products in the culinary industry and attended the Spark Awards Gala with dinner cooked by [...]

Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering Housemade “Twix” Bar Recipe

The nostalgia of a favorite candy bar can bring back memories of childhood or a special moment. Reminisce this delicious baked good in your own home with this chocolate and caramel housemade treat. This copycat "Twix" bar recipe is an Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering customer favorite. This is a fun sweet to make at home [...]

Corporate Catering Event at Scottsdale Private Event Venues Hangar Takes Flight

A collaboration of a modern event space, one-of-a-kind catering stations, and live music takes this event to new heights Corporate catering gatherings don’t need to be bland. Take notes from Benihana, a Japanese cuisine chain restaurant, which threw a fresh, modern party for its team at Scottsdale Private Event Venues’ Heli Hanger. This night was [...]

Sedona Destination Wedding with Arizona’s Best Catering

A rehearsal dinner, wedding, and backyard party all in one weekend!   Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering is known for creating unique catering stations, delicious catering menus, and have been named as one of the best catering companies in Scottsdale. With these accolades, we had the pleasure of catering countless weddings and events, but the [...]

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 [...]

Picking the food for your event: The best and most important part!

Once a month, we will host a food tasting event for our clients. This event is to showcase seasonal fare as well as current trends for our clients so that they can decide which types of food they would like to include in their menus for their upcoming events. In August, the tasting was held [...]

10 critical questions to ask your caterer before signing by the “X”

When planning an event, be it a small corporate party or your “big day”, you have many choices to make.  We have compiled a list of 10 vital questions to ask before signing any contract with a caterer. These 10 questions will not only guarantee the best selection but also make even a novice event [...]

A Unique Venue for the Perfect Menu

The Boulder House, located in North Scottsdale in the landscape of the Sonoran Desert, is considered by many to be a cultural and architectural masterpiece. The house sits in, around, over and under 38,000 square feet of granite boulders and is very appropriately listed on the National Register of Historic Places. We were honored to [...]

A Supreme Evening of Jazz for the O’Connor House Project

Tempe Center for the Arts recently hosted “A Supreme Evening of Jazz,” for the O’Connor House Project, a community effort to relocate the original adobe house of Sandra Day O’Connor to Papago Park. The O’Connor house is not only recognized as her first home in Arizona,  but also for being a witness to her remarkable [...]

Wedding at the Phoenix Art Museum

Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering was honored to have been a part of an amazing wedding reception at the Phoenix Art Museum recently. The beautiful day and remarkable venue allowed for some wonderful photo ops. Check out The Bride’s Café, one of the top wedding blogs, to see more pictures. Thank you Phoenix Art Museum [...]