We love working at Heartstone Ranch. Not only is it one of the best kept secrets in Santa Barbara for private estate weddings, but it has all the rustic charm of a ranch and farm with all the amenities of a full service event property. Heartstone Ranch was built for weddings.
Where: Heartstone Ranch Carpinteria, CA
Event Supply Partners: Catering: Catering Connection; Rentals: Ventura Party Rental Center; Floral Design: Nina Kincaid Design; Wedding Cake: Siblings Bakery; DJ/Entertainment: Music by Bonnie; Photography (and all images on this BLOG post): Andrew ofAV Photo.
The Menu: New Orleans Themed: Hors D’oeuvres: Bourbon Glazed Meatballs, Chicken Sate, Mini Crab Cakes with Tartar Sauce, Corn Fritters with Cajun Mayonnaise; Plated Salad: Shepard Salad with Goat Cheese, Walnuts and Apricots and Whole Wheat Croutons with Balsamic Dressing, Selection of Freshly Baked Artisan Rolls and Butter; Dinner Buffet: Caramelized Pork Loin served with Apples, Cinnamon and Served with Pan Juices, Cajun-Blacked Snapper Served with Cajun Reduction, Sugar Snap Peas with Confetti of Red and Yellow Bell Peppers, Seasonal Vegetable Medley, Brown Rice – Vegetarian Dirty Rice with Black Beans, Celery, Anaheim Chile and Cajun Spices; Homemade Cornbread served with Sweet Butter, Grilled Tofu; Freshly Brewed Coffee and Wedding Cake
Special Touches: Each table had its own china , providing a country/rustic feel; handmade signs to guide guests through each part of the event; window panes with table assignments (with a southern twist) and much more! But don’t take our word for it – see the photos below in our gallery.