The Taste SBFT team all share a few things in common - our love of SB, celebrating local businesses, food, wine, people and fun! We have a passion for sharing our stories and showing people around. On our tours we combine a fun mix of food, wine, Santa Barbara history, culture and architecture. We love to introduce our guests to new and old spots.
Evan was born and raised in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara. She has always loved all things food, feeding people and Santa Barbara. She also loves to introduce everyone to everything she loves. Along with SB and food, Evan adores her kid, dogs, husband and all things sparkly.
This is your awesome team of culinary guides. We love leading guests on culinary and historical adventures! We look forward to tasting with you!
California native and 25-year Santa Barbara local, Melody has spent her career in travel and tourism. Melody is charismatic and fun, also an avid food, wine and Santa Barbara lover!
A true southern girl at heart, Lauren is from Austin, TX but has been in SB for three years & no plans of leaving! She is studying Biology for PT can be found soaking up the rays, & enjoying SB Fare.
Nancy is the newest member of the Taste SBFT team. She has lived in SB for over 14 years. Originally from Dallas, TX & moved here as soon as she could. Nancy loves food, swimming & all things SB!
Born in Upstate NY & moved to SB over 6 years ago. Brittany is a vibrant artist, a foodie, a math genius & most importantly a lover of all things SB. You may also see her pouring wine at Cebada Wines!
Wazowski is the fur behind the foodie lady. Loving food almost as much as his mom, he supports her every step of the way.
Atticus Sparticus is quite the whiz with numbers. He too is a foodie and supports Evan every step of the way.
Evan owes a lot of her sophisticated taste buds to this man, mostly because his daughter, Evan's mom has a pretty darn good taste in food. This guy just turned 96.
Cutest and mightiest guide in training. She isn't on all the tours, but she sneaks in from time to time.