Santa Barbara Sentinel: The Sweet Spot

August 19, 2015

LILAC-ALICOUSGluten-free Santa Barbarans rejoiced when Lilac Pâtisserie opened its doors on State Street. The bakery and café's atmosphere is as light and airy as its sweet treats, and ordering a fruit tart could turn any day…

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Santa Barbara Life and Style Magazine: Sweet Shades

July 02, 2015

Santa Barbara Life and Style Magazine: Sweet ShadesJuly 2015Photographed by Silas Fallstich Model Jerica Lamens with Elite Model Management Makeup by Rose Serrano with Carlyle Salon & Style Bar Hair by Ashton Arroyo with Carlyle…

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Santa Barbara Life & Style Magazine: Lilac Pâtisserie

June 29, 2015

July 2015 Santa Barbara Life & Style Magazine Written by Brooke Gignac Photographed by Silas Fallstich   I am sure I've been teleported to a cafe in France. Lilac colored walls meet black and white checkered floors, soft music…

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Santa Barbara Magazine: Gloriously Sans Gluten

June 01, 2015

Gloriously Sans GlutenSanta Barbara MagazineA diagnosed celiac, Gillian Muralles's  focus as a pastry chef has always been gluten-free baking. She and husband Alam have spent years developing such recipes--and 23 cake flavors with…

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805 Living: Let Them All Eat Cake!

April 08, 2015

Publish Date: April 28, 2015See it here on page 30.

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SB Digs: Lilac Pâtisserie in Downtown Santa Barbara

April 08, 2015

Published: April 8, 2015On any given day at Lilac Pâtisserie, pastry chef-restaurateur, Gillian Muralles, can be found behind the bakery’s signature cake counter meticulously crafting a one-a-kind masterpiece. It’s her…

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Daily Nexus: Gluten Free Bakery Wows Gluten Eaters

March 26, 2015

Published: February 27, 2015By: Erin GurewitzWith increased knowledge of the negative effects gluten can have on some people, there have been more and more gluten-free options in cafés, supermarkets and even some bakeries. Let’s…

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Santa Barbara Seasons: Lilac Pâtisserie Opens Downtown

February 25, 2015

Published: February 24, 2015By: Carly BatesOpening its doors just a few weeks ago, Lilac Pâtisserie in downtown Santa Barbara has made waves with its deliciously pretty gluten-free treats. Specializing in gorgeous cakes of all…

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Noozhawk: Santa Barbara Bakery Offers Safe Space for Those Who Can’t Eat Gluten

February 09, 2015

Published: February 5, 2015"In her own words, Gillian Muralles has been steering clear of gluten long before “gluten was a thing.” She was a teenager in 2002 when a doctor diagnosed her with celiac disease, which means…

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Santa Barbara Independent: Lilac Pâtisserie’s Wheatless Wonders

February 03, 2015

Published February 3, 2015By: Bethany StetsonThough just opened by Gillian and Alam Muralles in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara a couple of weeks ago, the “dedicated gluten­ free cafe?” Lilac Pâtisserie (1017 State St.;…

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