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Baohaus and Eddie Huang

Baohaus and Eddie Huang

Asian hipster cuisine is the talk of NYC with Danny Bowien, David Chang, Andy Ricker, and Eddie Huang leading the charge from baos to pig feasts. Baohaus by Eddie Huang is the most accessible restaurant out of the group with nearly fast food cuisine. Huang’s baos are made with quality ingredients from […]

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Brooklyn Brewshop

Brooklyn Brewshop

Brewing beer is ridiculously easy and will impress your friends. Brooklyn Brewshop has created one gallon beer making kits with everything you will need (pot and strainer are helpful). Detailed instructions are included in the kit in addition to helpful videos on their site. Brewing each batch can take three […]

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Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

Sierra Nevada Torpedo Extra IPA

The Torpedo Extra IPA is the latest hop bomb coming from Sierra Nevada. This beer is made of 2 row pale and caramel grains, magnum, crystal and citra hops and fermented with an ale yeast. While this sounds like a standard IPA, Sierra Nevada utilizes their custom-made Hop Torpedo device […]

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Santa Teresa 1796 Rum

Santa Teresa 1796 Rum

Ron Santa Teresa in Venezuela is making one of the world’s best rum, Santa Teresa 1796 Rum. This is the only rum aged through the ancient solera method, which is mainly used for Spanish sherry and brandy. This method involves fractional blending, in which the end product is a mixture of gradually increasing ages […]

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Beyond Kombucha

Beyond Kombucha

Beyond Kombucha from Astoria, NY is producing the only alcohol positive kombucha in the east coast and most likely the U.S. At 1-2% ABV, you need to consume 5+ to feel the alcohol, and their selling point is a balance between healthy and alcoholic beverages. Kombucha is known as a […]

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Mason Shaker

Mason Shaker

A cocktail shaker is essential for any home. At W&P Design, they’ve created a cocktail shaker out of a mason jar, the Mason Shaker. This shaker was designed with an obsession for vintage kitchenware and the design team’s ability to create drinking tools out of anything. This transparent shaker is […]

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SingleCut Beersmiths

SingleCut Beersmiths

Craft Beer is in and wine is out. SingleCut Beersmiths founded by Rich Buceta in Queens, NYC has made locally versatile craft beer with ingredients like Szechuan peppercorns and Matzo ball. SingleCut is one of a handful of breweries that brew and sell their beer from New York City as […]

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Bodum Pavina Double Wall Glass Cups

Bodum Pavina Double Wall Glass Cups

After a long week, all anyone really wants to do is pour themselves a drink (preferably a strong one). As with many of the finer things in life the Bodum Pavina is handmade. Or in this case, mouth-blown. Aficionados of whiskey and coffee may already know of Bodum (pronounced like […]

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Q Drinks

Q Drinks

Q Drinks consider themselves the world’s best soda and they might be right. Sodas are typically made of high fructose corn syrup and sweetened by the cheapest ingredients available. Q Drinks have developed soda spirits made with the highest quality ingredients from organic agave from Mexico, quinine from the Peruvian Andes, […]

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Wódka Vodka

Wódka Vodka

Vodka is a distilled spirit made of grains, potatoes, or sometimes fruits. Wódka Vodka is a rye based, award-winning vodka that has made a name on their quality and crazy billboards. One of the billboards reads, “Escort quality, hooker prices” and they have a “build a billboard” section on their […]

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Julibox’s Pear Flower

Julibox’s Pear Flower

We love Julibox, and while we started with April’s collection, we had to taste test the Julibox No. 7 collection cocktail (March collection), Pear Flower. This spring cocktail has citrus notes and a great smooth finish through the Elderflower liqueur, not to mention a refreshing quality from the added carbonation. […]

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New York a la Cart: Recipes and Stories from the Big Apple’s Best Food Trucks

New York a la Cart: Recipes and Stories from the Big Apple’s Best Food Trucks

We’ve all had a late night or sober daytime food truck culinary adventure or two. Food trucks have become part of culinary pilgrimages throughout the US, and their creative eats make food trucks as inventive as fine dining. Siobhan Wallace and Alexandra Penfold write one of the first Food Truck cookbooks ever, New York a la […]