“Stephen knows how to showcase the literal fruits of her labor.” (L.A. Times
About the Author
founded Global Gardens in 1998 as the brand name for Santa Barbara County’s only complete specialty food & lifestyle company. She planted the first certified organic olive grove in the Santa Ynez region specifically for extra virgin, first cold pressing olive oil in 1997, importing the Koroneiki varietal from her family’s home country of Greece. Over fifty products comprise the Global Gardens brand, including appetizer spreads, sauces, mustards, savory snacks, and over twenty fruit-infused balsamic vinegars made with Theo’s recipes.