Brand: Grillo’s Pickles x Ewing Athletics
Model: “The Pickle”
Key Features: The clear soles and plastic lining of the laces represent the brand’s farmer’s market-styled jar filled with seven natural ingredients – cucumbers, salt, dill, garlic, water, grape leaves & vinegar. The green suede represents the organic dill, while the green leather is a nod to the crisp, crunchy cucumbers used to make each handpicked jar.
Release Date: Available Now
Editor’s Notes: Move over Pickle Rick, Grillo’s Sam the Pickle Man has his own sneaker. Grillo’s, the second largest refrigerated pickle company in the country has teamed up with with Basketball Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing and the team at Ewing Athletics to launch a limited edition sneaker coined, “The Pickle”.
Like the name, the sneaker takes inspiration from the company’s all-natural produce to design the concept. including the green suede representing organic dill, while the green leather is a nod to the crisp, crunchy cucumbers. The white laces represent the fresh California-grown garlic, and of course the company logo “Sam the Pickle Man” finishes off the design on the heel.
The sneaker collaboration will launch exclusively on ewingathletics.com for $140 on Monday, March 4th.