Welcome to Santa Barbara Blueberries
Located in the magnificent rolling hills of Santa Ynez Valley just 35 miles northwest of Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Blueberries at Restoration Oaks Ranch offers a unique experience that you will remember for a long time. Come join us at the ranch, and pick some awesome premium quality blueberries.
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Blueberry Coffeecake Scones
- 2 ¼ cups all purpose flour
- ½ cup sugar
- 2 teaspoons baking powder
- ½ teaspoon salt
- ½ cup unsalted butter, chilled
- 2 large eggs
- ¼ cup milk
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- ¼ teaspoon grated lemon peel
1 ½ cups fresh blueberries
(thawed & drained work fine too)
Keeping Upick Berries Fresh at Home
Kelley Skumautz July Blog
Kelley spent some time at our farm last month and wrote about her experience on her blog. We appreciate Kelley's writings about sustainable community living. Take a look at her Santa Barbara Blueberries blog post here.
Is Santa Barbara Blueberries an Organic Farm?
We get this question a lot. The short answer is, "No". However, we can rightfully be called a "natural farm", because we do not use chemical sprays or pesticides. New visitors to U-Pick are immediately encouraged to pick and eat right off the plant. Natural farming methods allow us to get people picking and eating without any concern for chemicals or bad reactions. This is a great topic for anybody who is interested in eating healthy. I have seen a lot of odd information floating around about organic and naturally grown foods, so read on.