Please start by reading my comments to all designers, then move here.
This product is a high-end peppercorn (a spice) that will be sold in a
pepper mill (which means with a grinder). A key feature of the pepper
is its sourceability, meaning people who want to eat food when they
know where it comes from. As a result, the logo should convey
like "artisinal", "natural", "authentic", "raw", "pure", "unaltered",
The name of the company is San Francisco Peppercorns. Incorporating
some landmark in San Francisco (Coit Tower, Ferry Building, city
skyline, Golden Gate Bridge, etc) would be fantastic.
The logo will be put on a cylinder bottle and should potentially be
more tall than wide.
I have uploaded a few samples of logos I like. Lagunitas IPA is a good
example. The IPA letters have an almost "vintage" look, which would