Holiday Gift Guides 2018: Eat, Drink + Be Merry

Presents for kitchen rookies, expert cooks, and those who burn toast

Whether it’s a kitchen innovation, guide to restaurant design, incredible wine, whiskey with a story or finding a really tasty snack, food and booze encompasses discovery and joy. In our Eat, Drink + Be Merry Gift Guide, we’re celebrating the adventure of it all with our favorite treats, drinks, kitchen tools, cookbooks and more. If you’re buying for an expert home chef, a rookie cook, …

Milo’s Versatile, Affordable Dutch Oven

An overhaul for the dynamic kitchen essential

If you’re a home cook who’s recently leveled up from “aspiring” to “avid,” you might have had an enameled cast iron Dutch oven on your wish-list for some time. The two well-respected legacy players in the field—Le Creuset and Staub—make theirs in France, but the price of $300+ puts it out of many people’s leagues. Thankfully, there’s been a recent crop of affordable options popping …

Fellow Stagg EKG Kettle

The pour-over coffee brewing system gets a high-tech upgrade

In May of 2015 Fellow announced the launch of their company with the Duo Coffee Steeper. The brands founders are self-described “coffee nerds obsessed with product design,” and their goal with the steeper was to perfect a new way to brew coffee that highlighted the best of both French Press and pour-over brewing methods. They’ve since added innovative pour-over dripper systems and kettles to their …