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MOONSHINE
WHISKEY
KENTUCKY WHISKEY
LIQUOR
SPIRITS
ALCOHOL
CANS
CORN WHISKEY
Stillhouse Moonshine
Bottling moonshine and distributing it undermines the very meaning of the word—it's your grandfather's sitting-in-his-backyard-lawn-chair drink, not something made in a factory and sold in stores. But we just could not resist the stainless steel...
COFFEE
NITROGEN-INFUSED COFFEE
NYC
LES
ORGANIC COFFEE
COFFEE IN A CAN
PERUVIAN BEANS
CAFFEINE
Nitrogen-Infused Rise Coffee
Rise Coffee does more than cold brew organic, fair-trade Peruvian coffee beans in filtered water. They also infuse it with nitrogen and serve it out of kegs—and now cans with a widget much like Guinness. The coffee itself is roughly 80% less acidic...
COOKBOOKS
SAMMIES
SANDWICHES
TYLER KORD
NO 7 SUB
WILLIAM WEGMAN
BOOKS
A Super Upsetting Cookbook About Sandwiches
There are so many cookbooks on every specific subject—from authentic Mexican to TV show-inspired and cannabis. But it's the books that capture the authoring chef's psyche and essence that actually get re-read on the regular (the others stay on...
SNACKS
CHIPS
VEGETABLES
VEGETABLE CHIPS
HEALTHY
HEATHFUL
WELLBEING
POPCORN
Vegan Rob's Healthy Snacks
When cravings for chips, popcorn and crunchy things can't be met with a piece of fruit or some nuts, it's best to stick to the healthiest and most flavorful options. Rob's snacks (made up of Vegan Rob's and Crunchy Rob's) are no old-fashioned treats...
GLASS
GLASSES
BARWARE
WINE GLASSES
KICKSTARTER
TUMBLERS
WINE
Spill-Proof Spinning Wine Glasses
For those among us who are klutzy, prone to having one-too-many wines or own white furniture, Aura Glass' new endeavor might be a saving grace from teetering stemware. Currently funding on Kickstarter, their new spill-proof wine glasses roll around...
MAPLE SYRUP
VERMONT
RUNAMOK MAPLE SYRUP
PANCAKES
INFUSIONS
INFUSED SYRUPS
BARREL AGING
SMOKED SYRUPS
MAPLE TREES
NEW ENGLAND
BREAKFAST SYRUPS
ORGANIC MAPLE SYRUP
INDIE FOOD
LOCAL FOOD
SMALL BATCH
Infused, Smoked and Barrel-Aged Runamok Maple Syrups
Adding "flavors" does not necessarily improve a product (as we all may have learned from the vodka industry). And true maple syrup lovers know that nothing more is needed than the golden-hued goodness itself. Fortunately, Runamok Maple's premiere...
GRADYS
COFFEE
COLD BREW
ICED COFFEE
SUMMER
HOME BREWING
NEW ORLEANS
CAFFEINE
KITCHEN
Grady's All-in-One Home Brewing Kit
An update to their already-excellent Bean Bags, Brooklyn- and Bronx-based Grady's has just released a new product that means you can DIY their famous New Orleans-style cold brew coffee at home. The brand new, all-in-one home brewing kit contains...
OLIVE SINCLAIR
CHOCOLATES
SOUTHERN SWEETS
ARTISANAL CANDIES
TENNESSEE
BOURBON BRITTLE
CARAMELS
BEAN TO BAR
CONFECTIONS
SOUTHERN ARTISANAL TREATS
NYC SUMMER FANCY FOOD SHOW
SOUTHERN FOOD
DESSERTS
NIBS
INDIE FOOD
Olive & Sinclair Chocolate Co's Uncommon Artisanal Sweets
Among the many wonders we uncovered at this year's NYC Summer Fancy Food Show, Tennessee's Olive & Sinclair pleased our palates for many good reasons. The chocolatiers and confectioners whip up what they refer to as "Southern artisan treats" and...
OLIVE OIL
OIL
FOOD
EATING
COOKING
WELLBEING
HEALTH
WELLNESS
COBRAM ESTATE
CALIFORNIA
AUSTRALIA
Cobram Estate Olive Oil
Some of the most commonly adulterated (and commonly consumed) food products the world over are milk, honey, saffron, orange juice and olive oil. And sometimes simply reading a label isn't a huge amount of help as brands are able to slap all kinds...
RIEDEL
WINE GLASSES
GLASSWARE
WINE
STEMWARE
MAXIMILLIAN RIEDEL
CRYSTAL
FAMILY OWNED
EUROPE
HOME DECOR
Factory Visit: Riedel the Wine Glass Company
by Emily Arden Wells Chances are, you're drinking wine wrong. It's likely that you do not even know what it's really supposed to taste like. We aren't talking about trendy wine clubs, refrigerator temperatures, or even what kind of wine you...
BEER
LAGERS
PREMIUM LAGERS
HOUSE BEER
COLORADO BREWING
BREWERIES
LOS ANGELES
ALCOHOL
DRINKING
House Beer's Premium Lager Expands East
The founders of House Beer aren't trying to be anything but producers of a tasty, premium lager. The brand, which launched back in 2013, has made a presence in LA where its group of founders reside. Now, however, they're pushing eastward and a...
GIN
WHISKEY
SPIRITS
LIQUOR
VERMONT
TASTING ROOMS
COCKTAILS
AGED GIN
BOURBON BARRELS
SMALL BUSINESSES
Stonecutter Spirits, Vermont
Traditionally, gin is a clear, unaged spirit but the industry is warming up to the concept of adding another dimension to the juniper-flavored spirit. Australia's Four Pillars soaks their scrumptious gin in nine French oak chardonnay barrels; Utah...
CHEESE
NORWAY
JARLSBERG
FACTORY VISIT
COWS MILK
DAIRY
EUROPE
TRAVEL
Inside the Uniquely Norwegian Home of Jarlsberg Cheese
Year after year, Norway consistently tops “Best of” lists in a wide variety of categories. From healthcare to education, the fjord-laden Nordic nation of just over five million people often scores top honors thanks to rich natural resources and...
PANTONE
FOOD PRESENTATION
FOOD DRINK
MONACO
POP-UPS
COLORS
INSTAGRAMMABLE
CULINARY AESTHETICS
RESTAURANTS
EATINGS
Pantone Café, Monaco
For its second year, Pantone Café once again sets up shop this summer in Monaco. Though it's a stripped-down menu of coffee, drinks, sandwiches and desserts, it's a fascinating exercise in color psychology and how simple yet bold visual presentation...
GREEN TEA
MATCHA
WELLBEING
HEALTH
CAMELLIA SINESIS
KYOTO
JAPANESE
COLD BREW
TEA
House of Matcha
Stephen Cheuk, the designer-turned-trainer and founder of intimate NYC gym S10 Training has another obsession alongside helping clients reach sub-10% body fat (without the use of cardio machines). It's high-quality, ceremonial-grade matcha. Well...
SUMMER COCKTAILS
COCKTAILS
MIXED DRINKS
RECIPES
GINS
LE TURTLE
LLAMA INN
ELYX
COCKTAIL RECIPES
RHUBARB
Six Summery Cocktails
It's easy when summer rolls around to default to the good old gin and tonic. That said, it's far from the only way to maximize the spirit's freshness. After surveying multiple venues in NYC, we found four gin drinks that truly reimagine the way it...
CHEFS KNIFE
KNIFE
KITCHEN
KNIVES
DIRECT TO CONSUMER
Bulat Knife
Fully funded shortly after its Kickstarter launched, Bulat joins the throngs of new start-ups offering premium direct-to-consumer goods at lower prices. This one's a good-looking chef's knife to completely replace your block of cheap knives—root...
STAGG
MADE IN USA
BROOKLYN
JAMS
MARMALADES
CONDIMENTS
BREAKFAST
EATING
FOOD
COOKING
PRESERVES
INDIE FOOD
SMALL BATCH
MADE IN NEW YORK
Brooklyn-made STAGG Jam + Marmalade
There's much more coming out of Brooklyn than art and leather goods. In fact, some of the treats produced there happen to be rather delectable. STAGG jams and marmalades—all small-batch and handmade in Crown Heights—happen be a notable addition...
NYC
EVENTS
POP-UPS
DESSERTS
COCKTAILS
BAKED GOODS
SOCIAL EVENTS
DINING
EATING
RESTAURANTS
POP-UP RESTAURANTS
The Drawing Room Pop-Up Bakery and Bar
From Black Tap's colossal milkshakes and Dominique Ansel's milk and cookie shots to Crown Heights' new bar/bakery Butter & Scotch, there's no shortage of creative, hyped-up sweet treats in NYC. But if you're looking for something beyond a quick...
SPICY
PEPPERS
HOT SAUCE
CONDIMENTS
SAUCES
INDIE FOOD
SMALL BUSINESSES
SALSA
BEEF JERKY
SNACKS
FIRE CIDER
TONICS
CHILES
Feeling the Burn
There's something about the temperature rising that makes you want to follow suit. If you've found yourself pouring Cholula over every single dish lately (I too, purchase mine in bulk by the half-gallon), break out of the rut with these artisanal delights...
WINES
HAMPTONS WINES
ARGENTINIAN WINES
ROSE
ROSE WINES
WOLFFER ESTATE
FINCA WOLFFER ROSE
Wölffer Estate's Finca Wölffer Rosé 2016
As we've noted before, walking into a wine shop in pursuit of a delectable bottle of rosé can be troublesome. Most consumers haven't declared allegiance to regions or flavor profiles in the way we have with... let's say a Pinot Noir from Bourgogne...
NEGRONIS
NEGRONI WEEK
COCKTAILS
CHARITY EVENTS
MIXED DRINKS
DANTE
LONG ISLAND BAR
GRAND BANKS
NYC
COCKTAIL BARS
NYC BARS
Negroni Week Kicks Off Worldwide
Any social media fiend who dives down the rabbit hole of trending topics has heard of things like #NationalMartiniDay (19 June) or #InternationalBeerDay (5 August), but Negroni Week is not like the others. While it is presented by the Negroni's requisite...
COFFEE
COFFEE BEANS
PERGAMINO COFFEE
COLOMBIAN
MEDELLIN
Pergamino Coffee
In 2012, the Pergamino coffee bar in the upscale El Poblado neighborhood of Medellín, Colombia was one of our favorite finds in this vibrant city. Now Pergamino is available in North America through their online store, making it possible to order...
COFFEE
COLD BREW
ICED COFFEE
COUNTER CULTURE
COFFEE BREWING
SUMMER
LIMITED EDITION
Counter Culture's Cold Hearted Coffee
If rosé is summer’s official libation, iced coffee is certainly the season’s caffeinated fix. There’s no shortage of options out there (we’ve been partial to Grady’s since its inception), but Counter Culture’s new limited-release, Cold Hearted...
DRINKS
GINS
GIN
DISTILLERIES
HEALESVILLE
MELBOURNE
AUSTRALIAN
COCKTAILS
NEGRONI
AUSTRALIA
Four Pillars Gin
Australia's world-class, award-winning gin-maker Four Pillars is pragmatically named. The superfecta for their incredibly drinkable small-batch gin is this: copper pot stills (made by Germany's CARL), fresh Yarra Valley water, botanicals (many of which...
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