Get Thee to Mabel’s

The majority of my writing is about restaurants and food, but I want to share the info about a great new find that is a food lover’s dream.

Mabel’s on 4th is a kitchen boutique selling all manner of things for the kitchen. The quirky store is filled to the rafters with gadgets and whatnots relating to cooking. There are all the practical items and a whole host of kitchen gadgets you probably didn’t know existed.15735906172_2bfcaab57e_o_1024x1024

these guys keep you brown sugar soft


Cookie cutters come in cool shapes like cactus and the shape of Arizona (and other states). Tea towels are enhanced with hip sayings. Aprons are made by a local seamstress out of vintage tablecloths. Pie plates, vegetable brushes, ice cream scoops, lemon peelers, egg timers and tons of other items are arranged in artistic, inviting displays.image_8bf20a17-cdfa-4bb9-ad9f-ee09a28282cf_1024x1024

Carrot curlers

The owners had a similar store in Savannah, Georgia but after the discovered Tucson, the moved themselves and everything in their store here. They are charming people who are enthusiastic and friendly.


paella spoons

They also just opened Rosie’s Barket, a store for pet lovers, who want to give their babies the best in snacks and toys. Tucson’s first pet boutique is located on 7th St, just off the Ave.

There are so many nifty items available at Mabel’s and the vibe is so cool, that words can’t do the place justice.ee47ae358c63261ad22e1cb6edf47081_1024x1024

your days of messy first pie slices are over

But if you like to cook or have friends who do, this is a perfect little spot to shop. I could spend a small fortune there. PS the prices are reasonable.

Get thee to Mabel’s on 4th.