Vanichi highlights Owen + Alchemy culinary juices that mix concentrated health with chef-driven philosophy.

What happens when chef mentality is applied to juices? OWEN + ALCHEMY, baby. This modern, chef-driven take on cold-pressed juicing is thriving in the heart of Chicago’s burgeoning Logan Square neighborhood.


OWEN + ALCHEMY’s lemon, cucumber, rosemary, alkaline water, raw agave and activated charcoal bottled cold-pressed juice.

A collaboration between Chicago hospitality collective Element Collective, award-winning chef Jared Van Camp and lifestyle guru Anne M. Owen, OWEN + ALCHEMY provides locals with a counter-service menu of cold-pressed juices, superfood smoothies and plant-based bites. If that’s not enough for you, there’s also an assortment of uber-healthy concentrated shots and herb supplements. If you can’t make it to Chicago, a simply keystroke can enable you to order the juices online. Those who get to be at the location in real-time have the added perk of the holistic cafe. There’s a selection of customized juice cleanses and programs among decor that features local artists and artisan furnishings. Juicing with a culinary expertise. Who knew the two elements could have such beautiful chemistry?


OWEN + ALCHEMY’s blueberry, basil, grapefruit and lime cold-pressed juice.

OWEN + ALCHEMY is located at 2355 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago, IL, and is open 9am—7pm, 7 days a week. There’s also a location within Chicago’s Eataly Italian marketplace (43 E. Ohio St.) in River North. For more information, call 773.227.3444 or visit The brand can be found on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram.