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Santa Barbara Hives at the Downtown Santa Barbara Thursday Night Market!

Santa Barbara Hives at the Downtown Santa Barbara Thursday Night Market!

2020 is almost behind us as we head into the Christmas Season and the new Downtown Santa Barbara Thursday Night Market is a great place to pick up gifts and support local! Santa Barbara Hives has been there since week 1 with hand-rolled, hand poured beeswax candles, "chunky vessel" candles in cement and wooden planters, scented candles, diffusers, all natural soaps and bath bombs. This has been a crazy year and it is really nice to see folks enjoying strolling outside and enjoying State St. as a promenade. We hope to see you on the street or online. Thank you...

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Joe's Ribs with Santa Barbara Hives Honey Mustard, BBQ Sauce and Honey!

Joe's Ribs with Santa Barbara Hives Honey Mustard, BBQ Sauce and Honey!

JOE'S RIBS Best ribs we've have ever had!  Ingredients: Santa Barbara Hives Honey Mustard Sauce Santa Barbara Hives Honey BBQ Sauce Santa Barbara Hives Honey 2 racks of ribs Garlic Powder Lemon Pepper Powder Recipe: Cut each rack in half. Slather ribs in Honey Mustard Sauce and sprinkle 1 TBS Garlic and 1 TBS Lemon Powder per 1/2 rack and marinate overnight in the fridge. Thaw for an hour. Pre-heat grill or oven on medium heat. Cook ribs side down first for 15 mins, flip for another 15 on low Coat with BBQ Sauce, drizzle with Honey and return to...

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"The Bets Life", spotted on State St. with her Santa Barbara Hives shopping bag!

"The Bets Life", spotted on State St. with her Santa Barbara Hives shopping bag!

The Bets Life spotted on State St. in Santa Barbara at the new Downtown Night Market supporting Santa Barbara Hives!

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Santa Barbara Hives wraps your gifts using environmentally sustainable packaging whenever possible

Santa Barbara Hives wraps your gifts using environmentally sustainable packaging whenever possible

At Santa Barbara Hives we approach as many decisions as possible with "what would the bees think"? The bees would frown on single use plastic and our marine life friends most certainly would. We use environmentally sustainable packaging whenever possible. From our tissue paper, stickers, packaging tape, water soluble peanuts and card board boxes.  As part of the NOISSUE Eco Packaging Alliance, trees are planted every time we order our packaging supplies to wrap up your products. So, your support of Santa Barbara Hives translates directly into: supporting our bees allowing them to thrive and grow in numbers every year a...

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