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Wild Turkey Bourbons

There are a number of different bourbon whiskeys produced by Wild Turkey.<p>They are distilled by the Wild Turkey Distilling Co, a division of Campari …

Bourbon Whiskey

5 Gripping Memoirs Under 300 Pages To Read In One Weekend

The book world has been abuzz this week with talk of former FBI director James Comey's new memoir, <i>A Higher Loyalty</i>, which even had nonfiction haters …

Books

The 10 best wines from Trader Joe's for spring

It’s finally spring, right?! We’re on the edge of rosé and grilling season, but threats of rain and snow showers keep creeping into the forecast. …

Wine

Fantasy And Childlike Wonder Are Among Common Themes In Places People Long For

The German word "fernweh" translates to "farsickness": a longing for a place you've never been. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Eric Grundhauser of Atlas Obscura about fernweh and the common threads of our desires for far-flung places.<p>Transcript<p>ARI SHAPIRO, HOST:<p>Over spring break, maybe you went …

Hudson Valley

Kick back and enjoy some of the easy-going soft-rock stylings of David Koresh

Though David Koresh is best known as the leader of the Branch Davidians—the apocalyptic Christians who gained infamy during the 51-day government …

Waco

The 30 Best Dream Pop Albums

With many of the lists we’ve assembled over the past few years, the parameters have been clear. To be considered Britpop, for example, a record had to be guitar-based, from the UK, and released during a certain period. We can argue endlessly about what’s a mixtape and what’s an album, but in …

Indie Music

Mr. Rogers meets the Devil in your trailer happy hour 

Today saw a bountiful harvest of trailers dropping onto YouTube like so many overripe fruits, with delights including a new documentary on the living …

Blended La Floridita Daiquiri

A serious frozen cocktail from Houston’s Anvil Bar & Refuge<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. “Cuban” rum blend* or substitute a medium-bodied rum<p>1 oz. fresh lime juice<p>½ oz. Luxardo maraschino liqueur<p>2 tbsp. refined sugar<p>1½ cups crushed ice<p>1 slice of lime<p>1 maraschino cherry<p>Preparation<p>Place the first 5 ingredients in …

Paul Thorn Revisits His Gospel Roots

Paul Thorn is a natural-born Southern storyteller with humble stage banter and musical delivery that's gritty and gruff. Since his 1997 debut album, <i>Hammer and Nail,</i> Thorn has given fans plenty of bluesy, roots-rock music with songs like "Pimps and Preachers" and "What the Hell Is Goin' On." Thorn's …

New Albums

Wild Wild Country: The Jaw-Dropping Story of the Cult Next Door

A new six-part Netflix documentary is a stunning dive into a utopian religious community in Oregon that descended into darkness.<p>To describe <i>Wild Wild Country</i> as jaw-dropping is to understate the number of times my mouth gaped while watching the series, a six-part Netflix documentary about a …

Monaco Grand Prix

Wes Anderson’s Top 10

This interview with Louise de Vilmorin on the <i>Earrings of Madame de . . .</i> DVD is very funny. She is already mesmerizing and charming and unlike …

A Cursed Appalachian Mining Town

In the late 1800s, traveling preacher Robert Sheffey cursed the town of Ivanhoe, Virginia, after witnessing what one female resident describes as “houses of ill repute, fighting, drunkenness, and a rejection of his ministry by the townspeople.” Legend has it that Sheffey condemned the sinful town …

Documentaries

Trainspotting’s soundtrack was a gateway for musical addictions to come

<i>In Soundtracks Of Our Lives</i>, The A.V. Club <i>looks at the dying art of the movie companion album, those “various artists” compilations made to</i> …

Listen up: An elegiac album, a premium podcast, and some hefty headphones

<i>Three staffers, three unabashed recommendations.</i><p><b>Nico, The End…</b><p>Though largely ignored upon release, the trilogy of harmonium-based records Nico put …

How a Tiny Wisconsin Island Became the World’s Biggest Consumer of Bitters

On Washington Island, drinking Angostura shots is the rule, not the exception.<p>Angostura, the bitters packaged in the ubiquitous, yellow-topped …

Whiskey Lovers, Here's Why You Should Be Drinking Cognac Instead

It’s a craft product that can be imitated, but not replicated anywhere else in the world.<p>Put that whiskey down. I’ve got something better.<p>For years, …

Whiskey

Why it's time to dust off your duffle coat

In today’s tumultuous world, it’s understandable that many of us might wish to retreat to a more innocent age. On the catwalks, models strut their stuff in camo prints and utility attire, like soldiers preparing for conflict, but we are also seeing more clothes that hint at happier, simpler, bygone …

Men's Fashion

The Royal Tenenbaums: Faded Glories

Simply stated, Wes Anderson is the most original presence in American film comedy since Preston Sturges. He is as boundlessly confident as Sturges …

Has the Black Dahlia Murder Finally Been Solved?

When a new book suggested a theory for who killed Elizabeth Short, more sources emerged – including the son of a cop who worked the case<p>"What's with …

Millennials Are Screwed - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Story - Michael Hobbes<p>Michael is a contributing writer for Highline.<p>Typography - Jason Wong<p>Jason is an art director and graphic designer based in suburban New Jersey.<br>He is also a part of the lettering sketch blog Friends of Type.<p>Spiritual Guide - Becky<p>Becky is an 8-bit creation living in …

New Jersey

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

Forget graham crackers: Saltines make the best pie crust

I, privileged Yankee pie consumer, had previously been unaware of the many pleasures of the saltine cracker pie crust. I had thought the pinnacle of …

2017 RCS Gift Guide #2: Mountain Weekend

Moving on to our second gift guide of the year, we celebrate Mountain Weekend. This annual colder weather party was essentially doing exactly what we …

Knives

Jim Murray’s Whisky Bible 2018 – The Winners

It’s that time again: the day when Jim Murray reveals his favourite whiskies in the world. The results of his Whisky Bible 2018 have just been …

Whiskey

Wish List: The Hunt

This year has been a big one for me on the hunting and fishing front. I’ve been lucky enough to spend quite a bit of time in the woods and at the …

Fish

A Large Scale Tasting Of Dusty Old Weller Antiques 1998-2008 Tasted Blind & Compared With The Current Stuff.

11 Years of Old Weller Antique from 1998 (left) to 2008 (right).The invitation came a couple of months ago. Mike Jasinski - master dusty hunter and a …

Jim Beam and Freddie Noe Announce the Inaugural Release of Little Book Whiskey - The Bourbon Review

The Beam family is proud to officially announce the launch of Little Book, the first release from Freddie Noe, eighth generation Beam family member …

Justice

Initial Impressions: Alabama sends Vanderbilt to bed without supper

Final Score: 59 -0Well, how about that?After being rendered 1-dimensional and eventually losing at the end of the 2016 season, Alabama has had to …

College Football

Why Drinking a Little Booze Each Day May Be Killing You | Men's Health

But still, I can recall the precise moment I realized I had a drinking problem. It was April 2005. I remember this clearly because our 3-month-old son was in the hospital to undergo a biopsy. Late in the afternoon, facing a second straight sleep-deprived night in a room where tiny IVs hung off my …

Do You Know Who Makes Your Favorite Bourbon?

After 50-plus years making <b>bourbon</b> with <b>Four Roses</b>, master distiller Jim Rutledge retired in 2015. But where most retirees would settle in to relax or …

Whiskey