The Manual

Get Your Hands on Some “Big Man, Small Batch” From Booker’s Bourbon

Learn More

Booker’s Bourbon is releasing their first small batch bourbon of 2015: the “Big Man, Small Batch.” Find out more about this limited edition whiskey.

Food & Drink

High on Hops: The Black Sheep Pub, Costa Rica’s Mountaintop Craft Beer Bar

The craft-brewing boom has truly taken over the world, and now even the traditionally sweet-lager crazy country of Costa Rica has several boutique cerveza artesenal brands within its beautiful borders.

Learn More
Food & Drink

The Manual’s Quick Reference Guide to Smoking Meat

Entire books have been written on the subject of smoking meat, but don't let that fool you -- you can learn how to do it like a pro in just a single afternoon. We've put together this guide to teach you...
the basics in a flash, and also share some insight into the science behind it, so you'll be an expert in no time.

Learn More
Food & Drink, Living

This Bar Cart from Moore & Giles is Pure Swank

Do you need a bar cart? Probably not. Do you want one? Honestly, we have no idea -- but after seeing this collab from Moore & Giles and Jim Meehan, you probably will. Just look at this thing. We're not...
sure we've ever seen such a gorgeous marriage of form and function.

Learn More
Feel Good Friday, Food & Drink

Feel Good Friday: Whisky Wisemen

Whisky Wisemen was founded for the sake of boozing for benevolence.

Learn More
Food & Drink, Travel

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a Weekend at Mississippi River Distilling Whiskey School

Skip the glittery hats and shamrock sunglasses this St. Patrick's Day. Think bigger with an exclusive, hands-on course in the fine art of whiskey making.

Learn More
Food & Drink

Behold: (Arguably) the best meat on earth

While the “best” meat is a matter of individual taste, your money would be pretty safe if you were to bet on a Wagyu steak.

Learn More
Food & Drink

Tips and Tricks for Making the Perfect Omelette

At the most basic level, making an omelette isn't a very complicated endeavor, but if you want to elevate your breakfast game and make the dankest omelette of all time, you need to learn a few tricks.

Learn More
Food & Drink

Introducing: High on Hops

It seems there’s no good way to introduce yourself as the author of a beer column.

Learn More
Food & Drink

Make the Ultimate Roast Chicken

This contraption from Williams-Sonoma helps you make "the world's juiciest, most flavorful chicken" on the grill or in the oven.

Learn More
Food & Drink

How to cook a Dirty Steak

We are pumped to present the first video from a series featuring American food writer and historian Josh Ozersky. Here he meets up with chef Greg Denton to cook a Dirty Steak.

Learn More
Food & Drink

Swill: Problem Solver IPA Claims to Boost your Creativity With Booze

You've probably heard about people knocking back a few drinks to forget about their problems, but what about using alcohol to help you solve problems? Sounds counterintuitive, but a recently-published...
study gives credence to the idea, and suggests that the right amount of booze can actually boost your creativity.

Learn More
Food & Drink

The Comfort: Turning the Diner on Its Side

In Ira Freehof's mind, the diner is an American staple that is comparable to the French bistro. With his new diner, The Comfort, on New York's changing Lower East Side, Freehof is looking to spread his...
vision to a new clientele.

Learn More