Chase McPeak

Chase McPeak

Chase grew up on the windswept plains of the Midwest, did a brief stint on the East Coast as a young-adult, and then high-tailed it across the country to Portland, Oregon where he now works as The Manual's Associate Editor. When he's not writing and editing you can find him hitting the trails and rivers of the beautiful Pacific Northwest, lying on a beach, or reading a good piece of non-fiction. Follow his adventures on Instagram @mcpeakaboo0.
Articles
Fashion & Style

Mind Your Money with these Fantastic Wallets Under $200

Ditch your old wallet for something sleeker, slimmer, and far more stylish — oh, and affordable.
Fashion & Style

Giveaway: 52 Pairs of Columbia Underwear for the New Year

Yes, you read that right. Fifty-two pairs of Columbia underwear. Free.
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Holiday Episode

The Holiday Episode explores recipes, drinks, unique Christmas traditions, and gravy-backs.
Culture

Cigar Aficionado’s Top 10 Cigars of 2017

Ring in the new year with the best stogies from the last.
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Cuffing Season and Gift Guide Episode

The Manual's Podcast goes deep into cuffing season and gift-giving.
Fashion & Style

Get Your Ugly Christmas Sweaters Now Before It’s Too Late

Ugly Christmas sweaters are more popular than ever.
Culture

2017 Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Gifts for Men

All the best gifts for men in one place.
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Cuba Episode

The Manual heads 90 miles south of Key West to the home of rum, sugarcane, communism, and cigars: Cuba.
Fashion & Style

Dress Your Dude with Our Gift Guide to Men’s Basics

From t-shirts to beanies, our men's basics gift guide has all the essential menswear to dress a modern day dude.
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Multnomah Whiskey Library Episode

Coming to you straight from the Multnomah Whiskey Library.
Outdoors

Everything You Need to Know Before You Go Ice Fishing

Careful when chumming the hole!
Fashion & Style

The Essential Men’s Watch Gift Guide for Holiday Shopping

Give the gift of a stylish and classy timepiece this holiday season with the help of our comprehensive watch gift guide.
Culture

Black Friday & Cyber Monday: Our Favorite Gear to Grab

Treat yourself with some Black Friday Blowouts.
Food & Drink

How to Deep Fry a Turkey Without Killing Yourself in the Process

This is everything you need to know about how to deep fry a turkey. Including SAFETY.
Food & Drink

GIVEAWAY: Corkcicle’s New Cigar Glass is Manly Multi-Tasking at Its Best

Corkcicle Cigar Glass: Saving the Lazy Since 2017
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Thanksgiving Episode

Thanksgiving comes but once a year...
Podcast

Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Old Fashioned Episode

Old fashioneds never go out of style.
Fashion & Style

The Lake Erie Monster Limited Edition is Shinola’s First Self-Winding Dive Watch

The Lake Erie Monster dive watch looks just as good on the street as it does under the waves.