I Drank 46 Beers At Extreme Beer Fest And Ranked Them All

BeerAdvocate's Extreme Beer Fest is a celebration of beers that push the limits of what a beer can be. Breweries from all over the US and some other parts of the world come and showcase brews that are off-beat, creative, or just a tad high in alcohol ("a tad" might be an understatement). I sampled my way through this year's fest and tasted over 45 different beers out of the hundreds we wanted to try. Despite a slight buzz ("slight" is also an understatement) I have attempted to rank everything I drank from my least favorite to the most mind-blowing. It should be noted, however, that none of the beers listed below were bad at all. # Brewer Beer 46 Short's Black Chai 45 Clown Shoes Muffin Top 44 Against the Grain Kentucky Ryed Chiquen 43 Carton Something ... continue reading
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Inside: GQ x Northern Grade Pop-Up Shop

Northern Grade - the name in men's pop-up shops - recently teamed up with the style mavens over at GQ to host a shop filled with limited-edition gear, some kickass brands, and lots more over in Brooklyn. We perused the goods so you could check out what it was like. You can even snag a small selection of the products ... continue reading
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Nice Laundry Sock Drawer Makeover SPONSORED

After Nice Laundry launched their Spring/Summer 2014 collection, they sold out of things within 24 hours. Now that they're are back in stock, grab as much as you possibly can before they're long gone. Check out their "Sock Drawer Makeover", which is 18 pairs of fresh, high-quality socks for $99 with free shipping, a fraction of the price you'd pay elsewhere. Plus, they'll recycle all of your old socks for free--whether you're a Rebel or a Prepster, that's some Spring Cleaning you'll actually do this year. Cool Material readers can receive a special, limited-edition bonus pair with their first order. ... check it out
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Spotted At: Project NYC

The men's trade shows in New York this week were filled with interesting trends to come, new labels to know, and a shit-ton of snow-covered boots. We made our way through a few of them to give you a glimpse of what you'll be seeing a lot of in the coming months. There was a strong sense of Americana at Project, ... continue reading
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Spotted At: Liberty Fairs NYC

The men's trade shows in New York this week were filled with interesting trends to come, new labels to know, and a shit-ton of snow-covered boots. We made our way through a few of them to give you a glimpse of what you'll be seeing a lot of in the coming months. Liberty Fairs was a massive hodgepodge of different ... continue reading
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Spotted At: Capsule NYC

The men's trade shows in New York this week were filled with interesting trends to come, new labels to know, and a shit-ton of snow-covered boots. We made our way through a few of them to give you a glimpse of what you'll be seeing a lot of in the coming months. One of the things we like about (capsule) is the amount ... continue reading
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