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In the pantheon of men’s footwear, there are the staples – sneaker, dress shoe, and work boot -, the new comers – cloth slipper, boat shoe, and desert boot -, and not much else. We men are not known for having extensive collections of shoes (outside of sneakerheads, and they hardly even wear those…), while women have...

I am not a huge rum fan mostly because I thought it only lends itself to sugary mixed drinks that I tend to shy away from, but I was wrong on this one. Enter Havana Club Añejo Clásico; this dark rum has been aged and blended in such a way that it makes for the perfect base of true cocktails, not just Rum and Cokes....

The FITS Light Performance Trail quarters might be the best athletic sock I’ve ever worn – and get this: they’re not even designed with sports as the focus. The sock is supposed to be for mountaineering, labeled as a “hiking” sock, but being me, I decided to use them outside of their comfort zone, to see if the tall...

I like to consider myself a great judge of barbecue, as I’ve had my fair share of it, thanks to my grill- master chef of a father. So with that, I’d like to formally announce that I have now had the absolute best barbecue in the city of New York at Urban Smoke BBQ, a new establishment in Brooklyn. I don’t always...

The sun is shining, your pits are sweating, and the lady-folk are wearing less and less clothes – summer must be here. And summer means BBQs for you to show off your culinary skills while manning an open flame. Burgers are so often done poorly – either store bought cardboard patties or over-the-top frankenstein...