Food & Drink

  • Bacon-Making Kit From Williams-Sonoma

    Bacon-Making Kit From Williams-Sonoma

    We’re all familiar with the figure of speech “bring home the bacon,” but have you ever stopped to consider the implication of such an expression? It connotes that it’s practically impossible to make bacon at home, which is why you have to bring it home instead. But that implicit conventional wisdom has become just a […]

  • Maverick Prohibition Milk Chocolate Made With Real Bourbon

    Maverick Prohibition Milk Chocolate Made With Real Bourbon

    Next month is Prohibition Repeal Day, and there are lots of ways to celebrate this important occasion. You could finally convert your old speakeasy into a guest room, for example, or start using your bathtub for baths again. Or, if those things already got taken care of 80 or so years ago, you can chow […]

  • ‘A True Guide to Scotch': 11-Part Web Series From Dewar’s (Video)

    ‘A True Guide to Scotch': 11-Part Web Series From Dewar’s (Video)

    Scotch brand Dewar’s has been around for almost 170 years, which means they have as firm a grasp as any on the history of Scotch whisky. And now they’re putting it to good use, with a new web series that gives interested viewers A True Guide to Scotch, hosted by Dewar’s “brand ambassador” Gabriel Cardarella. […]

  • Dewitos: Mountain Dew Testing Doritos-Flavored Soda

    Dewitos: Mountain Dew Testing Doritos-Flavored Soda

    Here’s a little bit of free advice to the executives out there running the major food and beverage companies of the world: If you want to drum up some free publicity online, just publicize a product too disgusting to imagine. Odds are, it’ll go viral, and there will be an army of people who will […]

  • Sriracha 2 Go: The Inevitable Portable Sriracha

    Sriracha 2 Go: The Inevitable Portable Sriracha

    Somewhere in the back of your mind, you knew this had to happen eventually. There’s now a way for you to carry a small bottle of Sriracha on your keychain, for when you find yourself in a restaurant out in the suburbs that doesn’t have it on the table. It’s called Sriracha 2 Go (or, […]

  • Reese’s Peanut Butter Chocolate Spread Is Here

    Reese’s Peanut Butter Chocolate Spread Is Here

    We all know about Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, Reese’s Pieces, and Reese’s Puffs cereal, but now there’s another (presumably) delicious addition to the Reese’s family of products. It’s Reese’s Peanut Butter Chocolate Spread, an alternative to peanut butter for when you want to eat a bunch of Hershey’s chocolate but pretend that it’s a quasi-wholesome […]

  • Elixir Mini Bar: Alcohol At Arm’s Reach (Photos)

    Elixir Mini Bar: Alcohol At Arm’s Reach (Photos)

    The average liquor cabinet is kept a tasteful distance from the couch and guests. But tradition is often a pair of handcuffs, and there’s a good way to break free of this particular tradition: Buying an Elixir Mini Bar from CB2 for your house or apartment. The Elixir Mini Bar is built from acacia wood […]

  • Whiskey and Pecans Ice Cream From Jeni’s and Middle West Spirits

    Whiskey and Pecans Ice Cream From Jeni’s and Middle West Spirits

    Alcoholic ice cream is still little more than a novelty, but it’s always possible that it’ll take off in a mainstream way (imagine walking into a bar and ordering a couple scoops for yourself and a scoop for everybody else in the place). And aiding in that process is the Whiskey and Pecans ice cream […]

  • Steer Horn Drinking Cups: A Taste of the Viking Life

    Steer Horn Drinking Cups: A Taste of the Viking Life

    If your life has become a little too close to Blondie and not close enough to Hagar the Horrible, the time has perhaps come to buy a set of Steer Horn Drinking Cups from Cool Material. Made from the actual horns of actual steer, you might come away from a drinking session with these cups […]

  • Zinger Double Down King: Horrifying Sandwich Unveiled by KFC Korea

    Zinger Double Down King: Horrifying Sandwich Unveiled by KFC Korea

    I’m sure you remember a few years ago when KFC unleashed the Double Down sandwich on the world. That was, if I’m not mistaken, cheese, bacon, and maybe some sauce sandwiched between two fried chicken breasts in an unholy parody of what the 4th Earl of Sandwich intended. But KFC Korea has one-upped the Double […]