Food & Drink

  • ‘Make It Spicy: More than 50 Recipes that Pack a Punch’

    ‘Make It Spicy: More than 50 Recipes that Pack a Punch’

    Late last year, a book on spicy cuisine was released, potentially saving millions from the scourge of bland food. It’s getting a little bit of renewed interest on the internet now, which is why I bring Make It Spicy: More than 50 Recipes that Pack a Punch by James Beard Award winner Amy Machnak to your attention. Machnak […]

  • Chocolate Chip Bourbon Bombs From No. 4 St. James

    Chocolate Chip Bourbon Bombs From No. 4 St. James

    The latest entry in the culinary genre of drunk desserts is a specialty from Houston, TX that can be shipped right to your door. They’re Chocolate Chip Bourbon Bombs from No. 4 St. James, addictive chocolate chip cookies made with Texas Straight Bourbon Whiskey by the Garrison Brothers Distillery. Described by No. 4 St. James […]

  • The Bruery Share This Coffee Stout

    The Bruery Share This Coffee Stout

    If you’re looking for a way to give back to your community while enjoying the fail-safe pastime of drinking beer, the folks at The Bruery have introduced a new series that’s seemingly tailored for you. The first in that series is The Bruery Share This Coffee Stout, which, like future installments to come, highlights a […]

  • flatev Artisan Tortilla Maker

    flatev Artisan Tortilla Maker

    The wave of automatic smart kitchen appliances that make one thing really well continues.  It started with the famous Keurig coffeemaker, most recently crested with the Juicero juicer, and now barrels on with flatev, an “artisan tortilla maker” that does for tortillas what Keurig does for coffee. Unless you’re in the habit of whipping up […]

  • Asprey Starboard Cocktail Shaker Costs Almost Nine Grand

    Asprey Starboard Cocktail Shaker Costs Almost Nine Grand

    If you’re looking for a home bar accessory that costs as much as your entire home bar, the people at Asprey have you covered. It’s the Asprey Starboard Cocktail Shaker, an extremely handsomely mounted cocktail shaker that will make every drink you make in it taste vaguely of money. Crafted from sterling silver and green glass, […]

  • Sugar Rush: Keep Track of the Sugar in Your Diet

    Sugar Rush: Keep Track of the Sugar in Your Diet

    Sugar: Not good for you. And yet most people continue to consume pounds of the stuff, mostly because it’s being added to a lot of our favorite foods in quantities that would probably freak a lot of us out if we really understood them. Enter Sugar Rush, an app that will seek to freak you […]

  • ‘The Greatest Beer Run Ever’ From Pabst Blue Ribbon (Video)

    ‘The Greatest Beer Run Ever’ From Pabst Blue Ribbon (Video)

    Meet John “Chickie” Donohue, an American beer hero (“beero?”) who has achieved the greatest honor such a hero can ever hope to achieve: Starring in his own Pabst Blue Ribbon commercial. The ad, which is more like a short documentary telling Donohue’s crazy story, is aptly titled The Greatest Beer Run Ever. And indeed, Chickie’s […]

  • Highland Park Ice Edition Scotch Whisky (Video)

    Highland Park Ice Edition Scotch Whisky (Video)

    Scotch brand Highland Park is celebrating its Viking heritage (and, perhaps, the rapidly-melting glaciers of the North and South Poles) with their new Highland Park Ice Edition, a limited edition scotch whisky 17 years in the making and encased in a special edition “glacial packaging.” There will only be under 4,000 bottles of Highland Park […]