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8 Whiskies as Smoky as a Campfire

8 Whiskies as Smoky as a Campfire

Summer is here and that means beers, wine coolers and tiki drinks, right? Well, those are all well and good, but serious whisky drinkers aren’t going to settle for a Mai Tai just because the conditions are a little warmer than usual. On cool evenings around the bonfire, they’...

After Selling Out in Record Time, Criquet's Nelson Stripes are Back

After Selling Out in Record Time, Criquet's Nelson Stripes are Back

Made with super soft 100% cotton, removable collar stays for an always crisp collar, and a style that’s perfect for the 19th hole, it’s no wonder Criquet’s Nelson Strip Players Shirt sold out in record time this past spring. Lucky for you, the shirt inspired by well-worn hand-me-downs from dad is now back in stock. Unwilling to accept that the perfect shirt was a thing of the past, Criquet co-founders and life-long friends, Hobson Brown and William Nachman, decided to reinvent a classic. Whether you dress the Players Shirt up or down, you’ll be ready for the 19th hole wherever you find it.

The 7 Hottest Hot Sauces You Can Buy

The 7 Hottest Hot Sauces You Can Buy

When used appropriately, hot sauce is one of those accouterments that can take an ordinary dish to new heights. The right hot sauce can compliment damn near everything. But when hot sauce is used inappropriately, it can make you want to tear the roof of your mouth out. There are...

Burger King Mac N' Cheetos

Burger King Mac N' Cheetos

Whether it's Doritos hooking up with Taco Bell for loco tacos or Rogue hooking up with Sriracha for spicy beers, we love a brand mashup as much as the next guy... but nothing compares to the Burger King Mac N' Cheetos coming 6/27. What looks like a Cheetos-style mozzarella stick...

6 Award-Winning Burger Recipes

6 Award-Winning Burger Recipes

When it comes to summer grilling, few things tantalize our taste buds like a good burger. Coincidentally, nothing frustrates us more than people who erroneously lump all burgers together under one roof.  There’s no easy way to say this, but the simple truth is that not all b...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Beer

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Beer

Last year, Ben & Jerry's teamed up with New Belgium to release the deliciously drinkable Salted Caramel Brownie Brown Ale. Ben & Jerry's has plenty of different ice cream flavors to go around, so it should come as no surprise that they're teaming up with New Belgium again...

How to Turn Your Grill Into a Smoker

How to Turn Your Grill Into a Smoker

It's officially barbecue season, and that means plate after delicious plate of smoked meats. If you've never smoked a pork shoulder, rack of ribs or brisket before because of equipment costs or space concerns it's time to start because all you need is the grill you already have. ...

The Best Gas Grill for Every Budget

The Best Gas Grill for Every Budget

When it comes to convenient outdoor cooking, a gas grill is your best friend. Grab the propane. Turn a knob. Cook. Simple. Selecting your grill, however, is not. If you're looking for a gas grill for a summer full of burgers and dogs, let us help you select one that's worth the...

The Best Charcoal Grill for Every Budget

The Best Charcoal Grill for Every Budget

A charcoal grill is often more portable and affordable than a propane-powered numbered. One can also deliver something a gas grill does not: sweet, sweet smokiness. If you've opted to go the charcoal route but don't know which grill to get, let us help. Here are the best charcoa...

Welcome to Grill Week

Welcome to Grill Week

The sweetest sound of summer is the sizzle of grilled meat. This week, we're celebrating that fact. We've got features that will help you select your next grill, whip up the best barbecue sauce you've ever tasted, accessorize your next hot dog with the weirdest—and greatest...

Espolòn Añejo X Limited Release Tequila

Espolòn Añejo X Limited Release Tequila

Espolòn's delicious tequilas have found their way into glasses and cocktails all across the country for a few years, and the latest release is sure to share a similar fate. Under wraps for 6 years, Añejo X Limited Release Tequila is finally here. It starts with the same 100% W...

Sushi Donuts are the Latest Food Hybrid

Sushi Donuts are the Latest Food Hybrid

There was the Cronut. There was the Ramen Burger. Now, prepare for the next food mashup that will make you want to bite your screen: the Sushi Donut. Created by Instagram user So Beautifully Raw, the Sushi Donut is made with a doughnut mold, cooled sushi rice, and sushi accouterm...