Nine Giftable Spirits

Make holidays more merry with beautiful bottles of booze

With small batch spirits and one-of-a-kind bottles on the rise, an increasing number of producers are literally bringing something new to the table. Whether it’s a 100-proof rye whiskey or champagne encased in copper you’re after, these boozy options will make you welcome at the door of any holiday party. Pair any of these drinks with an appropriate literary choice authored by a famous drunk …

101 Whiskies to Try Before You Die

From Benromach to Yoichi, a definitive guide to whisky by one of the industry's more illustrious tipplers

In his new book “101 Whiskies to Try Before you Die” whisky expert Ian Buxton poses the fun challenge of learning about whisky by drinking a lot of whisky. Having the enviable job of working in the whisky industry for over two decades, as a consultant, Marketing Director of a world-famous single malt, and builder of several distillery visitor centers, he learned the ins and …

Casey Neistat for Kanon Organic Vodka

An interview with Casey Neistat and the debut of his doc film on Kanon vodka

Video pranksters Van and Casey Neistat have been making movies together since 1999 when the debut of the iMac spurred the brothers to start editing videos at home. Over the last decade the duo’s provocative antics and DIY aesthetic has taken them from early viral fame (2003’s guerilla anti-Apple campaign “iPod’s Dirty Little Secret“) to the Bicycle Film Festival entry ““Bike Thief,” in which Van …