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  • Wild Turkey Longbranch Presented by Matthew McConaughey

    Wild Turkey Longbranch Presented by Matthew McConaughey

    Matthew McConaughey: What can’t he do? In addition to having mastered the art of acting in feature films, prestige television, and local TV commercials, and he also finds time to be Wild Turkey creative director. Now, he and Wild Turkey’s Master Distiller Eddie Russell have collaborated on a “rare, small-batch bourbon” called Wild Turkey Longbranch. Here’s the info […]

  • Budweiser Reserve Copper Lager Aged on Jim Beam Barrel Staves

    Budweiser Reserve Copper Lager Aged on Jim Beam Barrel Staves

    Beer and whiskey is mighty risky, but now there’s a way to bring the two somewhat spiritually together without having to employ any kind of spurious bourbon loophole. And anyway it’s moot, because no amount of folksy rhyming sayings can compete with the drawing power of a collaboration between Jim Beam and Budweiser: Budweiser Reserve […]

  • ‘The Glenlivet Code': An Online Game Involving a Mystery Whiskey

    ‘The Glenlivet Code': An Online Game Involving a Mystery Whiskey

    The Glenlivet is giving you a chance to see how sharp your palate is compared to other drinkers across the globe. It’s called The Glenlivet Code, and it’s probably the only online game on the internet that requires a specific bottle of single malt in order to play. The Glenlivet in question is called Code, and […]

  • Shower Beer Holder: A Holder … for Your Shower Beer

    Shower Beer Holder: A Holder … for Your Shower Beer

    Ah, the shower beer. A timeless beverage that only seems to grow more flavorful and enjoyable the older one gets. Ideally, you have a loved one in there with you to switch off beer holding duties with, but when that’s impractical or impossible there’s now the Shower Beer Holder.  The Shower Beer Holder is a silicone […]

  • Ranger Station Candles Come in Whiskey Glasses

    Ranger Station Candles Come in Whiskey Glasses

    I’m sure that in the candle community there are dozens of uses for candle containers after the candle itself has been burned down to its remnants. But a new collection of Ranger Station Candles come in containers that have their own very specific use: To hold  your whiskey. To focus on the candle part of […]

  • ‘The Beer Pantry: Cooking at the Intersection of Craft Beer and Great Food’

    ‘The Beer Pantry: Cooking at the Intersection of Craft Beer and Great Food’

    Next month, author Adam Dulye, executive chef to the Brewers Association, is coming out with a new cookbook that’s right in his professional wheelhouse. It’s The Beer Pantry: Cooking at the Intersection of Craft Beer and Great Food, and it’s engineered as a counteraction of the notion of beer as a lowbrow junk food beverage: “The recipes in […]

  • Hangover Glass Has an Overlaid Guide to Multiple Remedies

    Hangover Glass Has an Overlaid Guide to Multiple Remedies

    When you’re in the grip of a particularly vicious hangover, it’s always a good idea to conserve as many of your precious brain cells as possible, which means it’s not a good idea for you to try to access a mental store of hangover remedies at that time. No need to go without, though, thanks […]

  • My Can: Label Your Beer with the Tab

    My Can: Label Your Beer with the Tab

    Somebody else accidentally picking up your beer – or, worse, accidentally picking up someone else’s beer – is one of those terrible party pitfalls that there’s no real way to avoid. Three students at Jiangnan University have come up with a solution, winning a bronze medal at the K-Design Awards in the process: Their concept is […]

  • In Your Mace! Pepper Spray Inspired Beer from Dogfish Ale

    In Your Mace! Pepper Spray Inspired Beer from Dogfish Ale

    Most of us, hopefully, will never experience the sensation of Mace brand pepper spray firsthand. And in a shocking failure of reading the room, Dogfish Ale has given everyone a chance to get a little taste o’ Mace, with a new craft brew entitled In Your Mace! According to a Dogfish statement the beer is actually an […]

  • KFC Stocktails: “Gravy So Good You Can Drink It” (Video)

    KFC Stocktails: “Gravy So Good You Can Drink It” (Video)

    I’ve been known to enjoy some KFC chicken from time to time, but I admit I never really had any particular affection for the restaurant’s gravy. Evidently the Colonel and co. are tired of that attitude, because they’ve whipped up a line of KFC stocktails, cocktails made from the gravy (or, for the wordplay-challenged, “stock”) under […]