August DeLisle

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The Cinder Cone in Skamania County, Washington

The Cinder Cone in <b>Skamania County, Washington</b>.<p>In the spring of 2014, Foster Huntington and a small group of friends broke ground on this property in the Columbia River Gorge. A year later, they finished construction on two treehouses, a wood burning tub, and a bowl for skating.<p>Here’s a film about the build, directed by Foster:<p>There’s also a book in the works.

Shelter at the Keyhole on Longs Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.Contributed by Tyler Oestreich

Shelter at the Keyhole on Longs Peak in <b>Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado</b>.<p>Contributed by Tyler Oestreich.

Ask a Bartender: What's Your Favorite Modern Cocktail Book?

We recently surveyed bartenders about their favorite classic cocktail books; today, we're asking about the more recent ones. What are the best books on drinking published in recent decades? Which cocktail recipe books inspire today's bartenders?<p>We asked our crew of bartenders around the country for …

Ask a Bartender: What Spirit Is Underappreciated?

Working with as many spirits as they do, bartenders have the opportunity to become acquainted with some that aren't necessarily appreciated by the broader drinking public. We asked bartenders from around the country: What spirit or liquor do you feel is underappreciated?<p>Here's what they had to …

Ask A Bartender: Good Substitutes for Expensive Spirits

Are more expensive spirits <i>usually</i> better than the bottom-shelf stuff? Sure. But price doesn't always indicate true quality, and sometimes, we just don't have the budget for lots of fancy spirits. We asked bartenders around the country: Which bottles do you find great substitutes for more expensive …

Ask a Bartender: What's in Your Well?

The term "well," behind a bar, refers to a bartender's station: the area that's their home base, with a rack of often-used spirits sitting right in front of them, as opposed to the bottles arranged on the bar behind. So well spirits are, in a way, the bar's default: when you ask for a vodka-soda or …

Journeyman Silver Cross Whiskey

The inspiration for Silver Cross Whiskey from Journeyman Distillery comes from Scotland, but it's not a take on a peated Scotch whiskey, but rather a …

San Francisco

Karaba Brick Quarry

Karaba is a small African village in southwestern Burkina Faso. Outside the village, a short distance from the dusty main road, is a quarry where men carve bricks from solid stone using only picks and shovels.<p>The rock is called laterite (from the Latin “later” meaning “brick”). The quarry has been …

Architecture

In 2050, You Might Want To Be Living In Helsinki

The city and its suburbs are growing, but so is its vision for dense, walkable neighborhoods and car-free transit. It’s a model for the future of urban smart growth.<p>Helsinki already ranks as one of the world’s most livable cities, but by 2050, it may top the list, especially as other cities …

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts for the Drink Lover

SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/2014-gift-guide-drink<p>article<p>Whether you're looking for a little something to bring to a party or a showstopping …

8 Bourbon Terms Every Man Should Know

<i>Last Updated November, 2017.</i><p>The patois of bourbon has developed over centuries. During that time, the language mostly stayed within the confines of …

Snapchat & Square Team Up to Launch Snapcash

Snapchat and Square have found a way to send money to your friends at the touch of a button. The<p>Snapchat and Square have found a way to send money to your friends at the touch of a button. The new feature is called Snapcash and it can change how millennial users transfer money. It’s easy – after …

Dwell

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Articles about tiny house fits family 196 square feet on Dwell.com - Dwell

A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an enterprising spirit, and just over $11,000 has become an inspiration...<p>Graham Hill shares another view of the near-magical efficiency of his 350-square-foot apartment in New York.<p>The stacked but flexible scheme is modern, urban, and …

Dwell

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The Scottish Whiskey Taste Test

As Global Master of Malt at Scotland’s Morrison Bowmore Distillers, Iain McCallum has the enviable job of tasting aged whisky to decide whether or …

Flavors

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Coffee History: Luigi Bezzera, Inventor of the Espresso Machine

Coffee may not have literal roots in Italy (the plants don't actually grow there), but we have our friends on the Mediterranean boot to thank for one of the world's most potent punches of caffeine: <b>espresso.</b><p>During the late 19th and early 20th century, Italy's Industrial Revolution was in full force, …

Grilled Figs and Lemon with Gorgonzola and Honey

We planted two figs trees a few years ago and hoped that they would do something. Anything would be fine -- maybe we'd get a few fresh figs out of …

Fresh Fig, Bacon + Blue Cheese Pizza

Fresh Fig, Bacon + Blue Cheese Pizza.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 17, 2013 82<p>Here’s the plan.<p>You only have to get through a few hours of the day before you can …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

What's Your Iced Coffee Method?

I don't always agree with IsItIcedCoffeeWeather.com about whether we've hit the frosty-coffee season. As long as the sun is out (even if the wind is brisk), I'm game for a cool afternoon caffeine kick. But these days there's an entire menu of possible iced coffee brewing methods...even if you're …

30 Examples of Latte Art Too Beautiful to Drink

It’s probably fair to say that coffee is the drink of choice of many web designers. So I thought it would be fun to showcase some awesome examples of …

Is Light Roast Coffee Better Than Dark?

As Chowhound ipsedixit sees it, dark roast coffee has taken over the world. She prefers a light roast that doesn’t destroy the nuances of …

Coffee

Design Spotlight: The Porsche 919 Hybrid and the Future of Le Mans

Objects in Audi's mirror may be bigger than they appear.