5 Local Chicago Brands to Try This Week

Chicago is a bustling hub for the natural products industry, so look no further than your own backyard (or the market down the street) to find some of the freshest, most innovative brands in the country! Check out these 5 brands to add to your grocery list this week.

1. Uncle Dougie’s

Photo courtesy of @uncledougies, Instagram


WHY: Uncle Dougie’s is driven to not only make the most delicious, 100% clean label products possible, but also to be advocates and activists for a cleaner, healthier food chain for all.
WHERE CAN I BUY: Fresh Thyme Farmer’s Market, Sunset Foods, & other local retailers

2. Surf Sweets

Photo courtesy of @surfsweets Instagram

WHY: Delicious all-natural and organic candy that is also free of the top 10 allergens. Gluten-free, nut-free, dairy-free and no artificial colors & flavors!
WHERE CAN I BUY: Plum Market, Bockwinkels, & other local retailers

3. Manna Organics

Photo courtesy of @mannaorganics, Instagram

WHY: Manna Organics offers certified organic and kosher hand-crafted Manna Butters, fully sprouted Mighty Manna Breads, and more!

WHERE CAN I BUY: Dill Pickle Food Co-op, Foodsmart, Go Grocer, Green Grocer, & other local retailers

4. Racconto Italian Foods

Photo courtesy of @raccontoitalianfoods, Instagram

WHY: Serving the Chicagoland area since 1973, Racconto offers hand-selected products to bring you the best, most authentic flavors of Italy.

WHERE CAN I BUY: Tony’s Finer Foods, Caputo’s Fresh Market, and other local retailers

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