Food & Drink

  • ‘The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All’

    ‘The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All’

    Scholarly pursuits (like becoming a “know-it-all” in any subject) aren’t generally associated with scratch & sniff, but as we all know it’s 2015 and the old media schema just don’t apply anymore. And so we have The Scratch & Sniff Guide To Becoming A Whiskey Know-It-All, a new whiskey guide from Richard Betts, Crystal English […]

  • Il Morso Coffee Bars: Caffeinated Bite-Sized Chocolate and More

    Il Morso Coffee Bars: Caffeinated Bite-Sized Chocolate and More

    Most of us in North America don’t really have a fine appreciation for the experience of enjoying a shot of traditional espresso the way they do in Italy or other parts of Europe. But we do generally understand how to eat bite-sized pieces of chocolate and other similar treats, and now we can experience the […]

  • Master Pan: Make an Entire Meal in One Pan

    Master Pan: Make an Entire Meal in One Pan

    Imagine that you make an entire meal in a single pan, and when people ask you what you’re eating, you just reply, “don’t worry, it’s all part of the Master Pan.” This scenario and more can come true thanks to a new product with that name being available for sale. The Master Pan is made […]

  • Absinthe Flavored Ground Coffee From World Market

    Absinthe Flavored Ground Coffee From World Market

    I’ve never had absinthe, but as far as I know the appeal of the beverage isn’t really connected to its flavor, as much as its legendary psychoactive effects. Nevertheless, someone made an absinthe-flavored coffee – more precisely World Market has whipped up what they call Absinthe Flavored Ground Coffee. Infused with the flavors of fennel, […]

  • Space Glass: Ballantine’s Develops Whiskey Glass for Outer Space

    Space Glass: Ballantine’s Develops Whiskey Glass for Outer Space

    Scientists are working on surmounting many of the challenges facing humans in outer space, but one activity has (presumably) skimmed under the radar when it comes to astronaut activity: Drinking whiskey. Luckily, whiskey brand Ballantine’s has collaborated with the Open Space Agency to develop a whiskey glass engineered for use in zero-gravity environments – the […]

  • MixStik: A Guiding Light for Your Cocktails

    MixStik: A Guiding Light for Your Cocktails

    The difference between a good cocktail and a bad one might be a simple matter of quantity, rather than quality, of ingredients. If you’re lucky enough for that to be the case wherever you mix your drinks, there’s now a product that helps you get those ingredient ratios exactly right – MixStik. MixStik is equipped […]

  • Surge: Coke’s 90s Classic Returns to Select Stores

    Surge: Coke’s 90s Classic Returns to Select Stores

    Yet another crest of the seemingly infinite wave of 90s nostalgia crashed into the cultural shores this week, as Coke launches a return of their 90s quasi-favorite, lemon-lime soda Surge. The return of the polarizing soft drink has begun in select retailers along the east coast, with plans to expand further into the southeast and […]

  • Bulls Bay OYRO Oyster Cooker

    Bulls Bay OYRO Oyster Cooker

    Ever since I was a little kid watching Adam West and Burt Ward hang out in the Batcave, I’ve been very taken with the concept of machines or devices that are designed to do one specific thing. That is the frame of mind that the Bulls Bay OYRO Oyster Cooker puts me in, for obvious reasons. […]

  • Draft Top: Turn Cans Into Glasses

    Draft Top: Turn Cans Into Glasses

    The sensation of drinking cold beer from a glass is sometimes just straight-up better than drinking it from a can. And if you’ve ever wished you’d never again have to settle for a can when you want a glass, there’s a product now raising funds on Kickstarter to make your wish a reality – the […]

  • Club W: A Personalized Wine Club

    Club W: A Personalized Wine Club

    When you hear the name “Club W,” you might assume it’s some kind of community of the fans and supporters of former president George W. Bush. But actually it’s something a little more palatable to a mass audience – a wine buying club that’s personalized to your own specific vinous tastes. Basically, you start by […]