daily meal #3 butcher shop in the USA

The Local Butcher Shop was named the #3 Butcher Shop in the USA by Daily Meal!

The Local Butcher Shop in the news!

The New York Times: The Pleasure of a Steak at Home, August 2015

The Chicago Tribute: Picnic-perfect pate is easier than you may think, July 2015 Top 10 Local Butchers in the Bay Area, June 2015

San Francisco Chronicle: Flesh and blood – from sausages to stews, a spot of red enrichesFebruary 2015

Spoon University: The Local Butcher Shop, November 2014

KALX 90.7: Method to the Madness: Farm to Table sustainable Meat: The Local Butcher Shop, March 2014  Slow Cured Corned Beef with Kitchen Coach Aaron Rocchino, March 2014

JWeekly: the organic epicure |  Butcher shop in Berkeley answering to a higher standard than kosher?, January 2014

Off Metro: Good Neighbors: Monica Rocchino of The Local Butcher Shop, January 2014

Food & Wine Blog: The Coolest Butcher Shops, October 2013

The Daily Meal: America’s 25 Best Butcher Shops, October 2013

East Bay Express: A Guide to Grilling and Smoking May 15. 2013

Eater: SF: The Local Butcher Shop’s Aaron and Monica Rocchino, March 13, 2013

Eater: National: Watch a Short Doc on the New Generation of Butchers, January 11, 2013

East Bay Express: When Butchers Make Sandwiches , October 31, 2012

Sunset Magazine: Top 50 Local Food Shops, October 2012 Issue

C Magazine: Weddings, July 2012 Issue of

Bay Area News Group: Sustainable Meat Shop in Berkeley’s Gourmet Ghetto and Sustainable Ranching Renaissance Takes Hold in Northern California, May 2, 2012

San Francisco Magazine: 10 Artisans to Watch, April 2012 Issue

East Bay Express: The Benefits of Pasture-Raised Meat and Homesteading 2.0, March 28, 2012

San Francisco Chronicle: Bay Area Butchers Help Consumers Buy and Cook for Taste and Economy, February 12, 2012

New York Times: Increasingly, Meat’s Origins are Valued, January 19, 2012

The East Bay Monthly: No Bones About It, January 2012 Issue

East Bay Express: Happy Holiday Meats, November 22, 2011

BerkeleySide: Whole Beast Butcher Taps Appetite for Local Meat, November 9, 2011

New York Times: The Lost Art of Buying From a Butcher, November 2, 2011

Mother Jones: Good News about Beer and Butchers, November 2, 2011

Tablehopper: The Local Butcher Shop Now Open in Berkeley, September 27, 2011

Tasting Table: A Cut Above, September 16, 2011

The Daily Cal: Former Chez Panisse Chef Opens Sustainable Butcher Shop in Berkeley, September 5, 2011

Grub Street: New Sustainable Butcher Shop from a Chez Panisse Alum Opens in Berkeley, August 26, 2011

SF Gate: East Bay’s Local Cafe, Local Butcher Shop, August 28, 2011

BerkleySide: Chef Panisse Chef Opens Butcher Shop in Berkeley , August 26, 2011

BerkeleySide: Chez Panisse Chef to Open Artisan Butcher Shop, May 26, 2011