Let's be honest, one of the best things about getting a dog is getting to name that adorable creature. But Spot and Sparky just won't cut it these days — today's dog names are just as original as the trendiest baby names. No, you can't just pick any old moniker for your new furry friend. You want one that reflects you, and if your passion is food, then you might just need one of these 20 best food names for dogs. Spices, cheeses, fast food favorites — they're all great places to turn to for a little naming inspiration.
Head to any dog park and you're likely to hear an owner calling for a "Bud" or "Jameson". That's because alcohol-related dog names are gaining popularity, particularly in Portland, San Jose, Denver, Phoenix and New York City, according to the Food Network. And in cities like Los Angeles, grain bowls aren't just a popular food choice, they're also generating name ideas. Quinoa is a trending dog name there, according to Rover.
Whether you're a health nut or you've memorized the pizza delivery place's number, your perfect pup name could be staring up at you at dinner tonight. Without further ado, here are 20 dog names all inspired by the things you love to eat.