Owen + Alchemy, Logan Square

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Owen + Alchemy, Logan Square

The minds behind Chicago's Owen + Alchemy weave some black magic at their otherworldly juice bar...

Chicago-based Owen + Alchemy’s seasonal cold-pressed juices, super food smoothies, concentrated shots, and herbal blends are reawakening the souls of hip Logan Square residents; with an occult nod to the spiritual alchemists of times gone by.

Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar

Served in all-glass custom-designed bottles with matte black labels, black metal caps, and the store’s name emblazoned below the neck, the ingredients within Owen + Alchemy‘s signature juices (and other salubrious products) are selected by working with purveyors who champion sustainable practices, farms dedicated to achieving the highest standards in responsible, and socially-conscious farming.

The wholesome apothecary is chef-driven, the much-acclaimed and much-travelled Gabe Lava joining proprietor Anne M. Owen, a publisher with a keen interest in conscious living (spurred on, no doubt, by being the daughter of a physician), who together have rewritten the rulebook on what exactly a juice bar can be.

Working with architect and designer Komal Kehar, alongside Potluck Creative, the space has been as well-conceived as the juices and organic foods on offer. A bespoke live-edge walnut communal table with fluorescent green geometric base dominates the space, whilst espresso herringbone wood floors, a symbolic high-gloss ‘alchemic wheel’ mural, and green cross installation (that allures from the street), will have you wondering if you’ve stepped into a perfumery, art space, or black magic science lab. Remarkable.

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Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar
Owen + Alchemy Chicago, Logan Square Juice Bar

Photography courtesy, Potluck Creative

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