Food & Drink

  • PicoBrew Zymatic: Homebrewing Made Easy

    PicoBrew Zymatic: Homebrewing Made Easy

    We often tell you about products designed to make homebrewing easier and more convenient here, but nothing we’ve reported on comes close to the PicoBrew Zymatic in terms of speed or compact design. Not only can the PicoBrew Zymatic give you a completed homebrew in a matter of hours, rather than days, but it does […]

  • Say “Amen” To The Ghost Burger

    Say “Amen” To The Ghost Burger

    Chicago burger place Kuma’s Corner is known for their bizarrely themed specialty burgers, all of which are named after heavy metal acts. Their latest, The Ghost (named for Swedish band Ghost B.C.), is courting more controversy than most, due to its special ingredients representing the blood and body of Jesus Christ. The Ghost comes topped […]

  • Drink Two Beers At Once With The Dual Beer Glass

    Drink Two Beers At Once With The Dual Beer Glass

    If you’ve reached the stage of your beer drinking development in which you start mixing different beers together, it can be a tough process–how much of one beer goes with how much of another? Thankfully, the Dual Beer Glass from PretentiousBeerGlass takes the guesswork out of mixing beers, and looks good doing it. Each Dual […]

  • Brewbot: Take The Guesswork Out Of Homebrewing

    Brewbot: Take The Guesswork Out Of Homebrewing

    Even an ostensibly simple homebrewing setup can become a morass of temperature, times and measurements for those looking to replicate a good brew (assuming you get one right at all). But with Brewbot, all the boring parts of homebrewing are handled the way God intended—by a robot. The Brewbot works in conjunction with your compatible […]

  • Puff’s Preserves Boozy Jam: Like Regular Jam, But With Alcohol

    Puff’s Preserves Boozy Jam: Like Regular Jam, But With Alcohol

    If you’ve ever wanted a peanut butter and jelly sandwich that gets you a little bit drunk, Puff’s Preserves has a product for you.  It’s called Boozy Jam, and it’s a jam that comes in a variety of flavors, all of them laced with various types of alcohol.   Of course, most of the alcohol evaporates […]

  • Johnnie Walker Platinum

    Johnnie Walker Platinum

    Famous whiskey brand Johnnie Walker has added a new label to their famous line of scotch whiskeys: Johnnie Walker Platinum. The addition is a bigger deal than most brand-related news, since Johnnie Walker has had so few labels under its main brand in the past. Johnnie Walker Platinum fits in between the flagship Black label […]

  • The Edible Cookie Cup

    The Edible Cookie Cup

    Remember that scene in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory when Willy takes a sip out of a cup and then takes a bite out of the cup? That once-impossible act is now close to reality, thanks to designer Enrique Luis Sardi’s Cookie Cup. The Cookie Cup is a completely edible coffee cup made from […]

  • 17 Best Pumpkin Beers

    17 Best Pumpkin Beers

    If you had told me 10 years ago that, in 2013, pretty much every craft brewery in North America would be putting out a pumpkin-flavored beer each fall, I probably would have given you a funny look. (Ditto for pumpkin-flavored coffee drinks.) It’s not that I didn’t like pumpkin or anything. It’s that I wouldn’t […]