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American History By Way of Bourbon

Michael Veach's book "Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey: An American Whiskey" explores American History by way of Bourbon.
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The Pride of the Preakness Stakes

The Preakness Stakes is often the overlooked race in the Triple Crown, but The Manual knows better than to ignore this great American tradition.
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Chef Kevin Gillespie Takes You To The Gunshow

Chef Kevin Gillespie is opening Gunshow, Atlanta's newest and most unique restaurant.
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Memphis’ Secret Weapon: Acre’s Chef Wally Joe

Chef Wally Joe is at the top of his culinary game at his Memphis restaurant Acre.
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Hotel and Hostel Meet in Iceland’s Hlemmur Square

Hotelier Klaus Ortlieb opens his most unique lodging to date in Reykjavik's Hlemmur Square.
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Cooking Smart: Learn the Answers at Cooking for Solutions

The Cooking for Solutions event in Monterey showcases sustainable cooking, farming and eating.
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The Five Best Spring and Summer Shirts Under $50

The Manual picks out the five best spring and summer shirts under $50.
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Beautiful Bruneau Dunes State Park

Why this spring you should stop at Idaho's Bruneau Dunes State Park.
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Louisville’s Burger and Bourbon Bonanza

The Manual takes a look at Louisville's Burger and Bourbon craze.
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VersaCourt: The Most Versatile Surface Around

VersaCourt's dynamic tiles can be used for much more than a backyard basketball court.
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Comeback Coats: The Return of the Starter Jacket

After nearly twenty years, the iconic Starter Jacket is set to return to the market.
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Cotogna’s Chef Michael Tusk

The Manual talks to Chef Michael Tusk about his restaurant Cotogna and their new regional Italian menus.
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Pelican Backpacks: Cutting Edge Luggage

When planning your next backpacking or hiking trip, The Manual suggests you use Pelican backpacks.
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Changing the Game with Warstic Wood Bats

The Manual explains how Warstic Wood Bats are making baseball stylish again.
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The Magic of Mukul

The Manual tells you why you should take your next vacation to Mukul Resort in Nicaragua.
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Vintage Winter Style

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MOÖ Bar: Chamonix’s New Hot Spot

MOÖ Bar promises to be the liveliest new bar and restaurant in Chamonix, one of the world's ultimate ski destinations.
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The Brussels Sprout Boom

Chef Michael Dean Reynolds from Chicago restaurant Leopold discusses why Brussels sprouts have become so beloved.
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Compass Box Whisky’s John Glaser talks Scotch

Compass Box Whisky's John Glaser gives his insider's take on the world of Scotch.
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Pillows by Andrew YES

Designer Andrew YES and his pillows make the unique, universal.
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Riding with Rome Snowboards

Rome Snowboards is the go-to brand for snowboarders in the know.
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Southern Foodways Alliance: More Than Just Barbeque

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Tom Colicchio talks Topping Rose House, Long Island and Italian Cooking

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Wild Cub’s Keegan DeWitt

An interview with Wild Cub singer and songwriter Keegan DeWitt.