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Live Music at the Buttery with Paul and Emily

Every Sunday for the past seven years local musician and artist, Paul Rangell, has delighted Buttery customers with an extensive repertoire of live music. I have known Paul for upwards of 13 years, first meeting him as an avid book-lover at Logos Books & Records, then as my extraordinary printmaking teacher at UCSC where I…

Local Features  |  

Strawberries from Live Earth Farm Are Here!

The transition from Spring to Summer is always an exciting time for us as we say hello to amazing fruits and berries we haven’t seen since the previous year. And while we might have some strawberries year round, the real beginning of our strawberry season is always marked by our first delivery of organic strawberries…

Events  |  

Bike to Work on a Full Buttery Belly!

We are incredibly excited to be participating our 15th year of Bike To Work Week tomorrow! Stop by The Buttery between 7am and 9:30am for a free freshly baked breakfast! We will have bear claws, muffins (bran,¬†olallieberry and zucchini), and Irish soda bread served with jam, lemon curd and butter. We will also be serving…

Holiday Specials  |  

The History and Folklore of Hot Cross Buns

In modern times Hot Cross Buns are a traditional English roll eaten on Good Friday, a day which remembers the¬†Crucifixion of Christ. While the cross on the top of the bun is a symbol for the Crucifixion, it is believed that they have existed long before Christianity came to England, a bread popular with the…

Holiday Specials, Sweets  |  

A Pinch of Gold for St. Patrick’s Day

Many people don’t realize that St. Patrick’s day is as much about food for the Irish as Thanksgiving Day is for Americans. The St. Patrick’s Day feast was celebrated as early as the 9th and 10th centuries and continues to this day where, in Ireland, it is a national holiday. This year you can celebrate…