Daily Dose Pick: The Urban Grocer


Online foodie destination the Urban Grocer explores and explains restaurants, products, ingredients, and cooking tips, with a scope that extends from Chicago to Melbourne and Paris to Mexico City.

Founder Caitlin Zaino and her growing team report on trends worldwide, and it’s not just about the food itself. The Urban Grocer also shares and investigates design — creative labels and packaging, chic restaurants — and the people behind the eats, offering interviews with chefs, food artists, and critics.

Whether you’re looking for dinner inspiration or a destination cafe for your next trip, the Urban Grocer stocks it.

Explore the Urban Grocer site, follow UG on Twitter, find food events near you (and around the world), read recent interviews, and check out the Urban Grocer Flickr pool.

Click through below for a gallery of images and videos from the site.

Stuffed Artisan Cannolis

Cake pops by Cake Pop Company

Sushi sugar cookies by Sugarbuilt

Trial-sized wine tubes by WineSide

Helvetica cookie cutters by Beverly Hsu

Coffee-cup art by Cheeming Boey

Embroidered Wonder Bread by Catherine McEver

Crêpe cake by Charleston Crêpe Company

Fondue in 30 seconds

Chocolate Malteser Cake in 30 seconds

A look at L’as du Fallafel in Paris (in about 30 seconds)