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pH Balanced Skin - Ape to Gentleman

We spend a lot of time and energy pursuing a “balanced” life – In work, finances and family time. But when it comes to men’s grooming, we often …

Glamglow Thirstymud - Ape to Gentleman

Glamglow – despite not being a particularly masculine sounding name, is a unisex brand – and is gathering quite the reputation, for highly …

Three of the Best: Double Monk Straps - Ape to Gentleman

Double Monk Straps have become increasingly popular along with growing interest in the Italian style of relaxed tailoring. It is a shoe that is …

BMW i8 - Ape to Gentleman

Summer 2014 appears to be when Germany has found the winning formula. A combination of speed and power with eye catching performance, combined with …

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Vitabiotics - Wellman Skin Technology - Ape to Gentleman

Vitabiotics, the popular vitamin and supplement company, have introduced a skin care range, known as; Wellman Skin Technology – formulated …

Three of The Best: Toothpastes - Ape to Gentleman

By now, I trust you’re well aware of the benefits of correct oral care – something we’ve all had instilled in us since childhood. The connection …

Molton Brown Oudh Accord and Gold Collection - Ape to Gentleman

Molton Brown have just announced a brand new collection, to be known as; Oudh Accord and Gold. It is inspired by Assam, an Indian state known for …

Hard Graft Refresh Dopp Kit

It's a funny thing about dopp kits: most of the items they hold are designed to stand up, yet nearly all of them are designed to lay flat. It's this …

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Groomsmen Gifts: Personalized Dopp Kit, Expandable, Toiletry Bag, Travel, Waxed Canvas - No. 345 (Made in the USA) FREE Domestic SHIPPING

Hand-built in the USA, this durable, luxury, waxed canvas dopp kit is made to last for generations and go with you wherever you travel. You’ll feel the quality of our American craftsmanship when you order your new toiletry bag.<p>The Expandable Waxed Canvas Dopp Kit No. 345 is made of a durable …

The Monocle Guide to Good Business

Starting a business isn't as simple as having a great idea — you need to know how to follow through — taking a great idea through the steps to …

How I Built a Barbecue Restaurant in Brooklyn: Finding a Space is Just the Beginning

More<p>How I Built a Barbecue Restaurant in Brooklyn<p>More tales from the restaurant industry<p>The Declaration of Independence wasn't finished until November 1776. We were fighting the British for almost two years by then, and in between drafting the document on July 4th and actually signing the damn …

15 Lesser-Known Berries You Should Try

I moved around quite a bit when I was little, from upstate New York, where I remember picking wild blueberries, to Germany, where we gathered gooseberries, to the central coast of California, where blackberry vines grow in the mountains and suburban lots and our neighbors took great pride in their …

Unique Grilling: Crispin Cider-Brined and Glazed, Grilled Pork Chops

Crispin Cider forms the foundation for a brine to keep pork chops moist. Then, a quick, easy glaze made with additional hard cider, orange juice, brown sugar and garlic bastes the olive oil-slathered, peppered chops, which cook on the grill until seared outside and rosy-pink inside.<p><b>Note: Give the</b> …

Unique Grilling: Grilled Strawberry and Halloumi Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Is there anything halloumi doesn't make better? That salty and tangy Cypriot cheese that browns and doesn't melt when grilled is so good I'm always looking for more excuses to use it, and this salad ended up being a great one.<p>Thinking of nice contrasts to the halloumi, I thought strawberries would …

6 Refreshing Popsicle Recipes We Love

Gallery6 Refreshing Popsicle Recipes We Love<p>Remember freezer-pops? As a kid, these brightly-colored sugary sticks fueled our summer exploits and inspired many a feud over who would be stuck with pink. Though I've ostensibly "grown up," I still think I could live off of popsicles through the dog …

17 Delicious Kebab Recipes for Your Grill

Gallery17 Delicious Kebab Recipes for Your Grill<p>There may be no dish as satisfyingly primal as the kebab. Meat on a stick is a culinary domain common to both 21st-century man and his paleolithic ancestors. In fact, it's theorized by many celebrated anthropologists <i>(read: nobody)</i> that homo sapiens …

Crunchy Fried Fish Tacos Recipe

<b>Note:</b> I like the neutral chili and garlic flavor of an Asian-style chili sauce in this recipe. If you prefer the more vinegary tang of an American-style hot sauce or the smokiness of canned chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, they can be substituted for the Asian chili sauce to taste. I like to use …

15 Slow Cooker Recipes

Gallery15 Slow Cooker Recipes<p>It's no secret that slow-cooking can yield wonderful results with relatively minimal effort; just prepare the meat and let the flavors build for hours. And when you're done, you have something tender, succulent, and flexible for a variety of recipes.<p>Catch recipes for …

The Magic of No-Bake Desserts: Black Sesame and Honey Puddings

There is one rule I try to stick to during the summer months: <b>no oven cooking</b>. I have a small kitchen, so it doesn't take much to turn it unto a sauna. That's why I make sure most of my meals—and especially desserts—are the types that can be prepared oven-free during the hottest months.<p>The truth is, …

What's the Difference Between Gelato and Ice Cream?

After "what's your favorite ice cream?", the question I get asked the most as an ice cream maker is "what makes gelato different from ice cream?" How does gelato get that soft, elastic texture and slow-to-melt milkiness compared to ice cream's richer, creamier body?<p>It comes down to three factors:</b> …

The Serious Eats All Star NYC Barbecue Dream Team

Barbecue in this city has come a long way—just ask Ed, who's lived through it all. These days, even if New York isn't on the level of the country's storied barbecue capitals, it's easier and easier to find a decent plate of smoked meat.<p>Note that we say decent. Some of that selection is good. But …

Everything You Need to Know to Start Baking Awesome Bread

Hi everyone, and welcome to our brand new bread column. Think of this as a safe space, committed to talking about—and demystifying—your breads and doughs. It's a vast world with a whole lot of potential for experimentation, but the root of the problem is this: Yeast, mysterious and giving, seems to …

The 6 Beers You Should Always Have in Your Fridge for Killer Pairings

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Plain seared scallop: not bad. Seared scallop in a lemon brown butter sauce? Awesome. Tortilla chip: decent. Tortilla chip with fresh guacamole? Awesome. Any good dish: good. That dish with the right beer served …

Unique Grilling: Crispin Cider "Beer Can" Chicken With Hard Cider Glaze

Simple, unassuming beer can chicken is hard to beat—that is, unless you use hard cider in its place. This version incorporates Crispin Cider in two ways: as a glaze and as the vehicle to keep the chicken moist during cooking. Use an empty beer or soda a can or a vertical chicken roaster to get the …

How to Make the Best Tomato Sauce From Fresh Tomatoes

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>Let me get something straight right off the bat here: I'm not sure there's such a thing as "the best" tomato sauce. <i>Whoa, whoa, whoa,</i> I can hear you saying already. <i>First this guy has the nerve to claim he makes the</i> …

Why It's Time to Start Making Your Own Sherbet

It's not hard to buy good ice cream these days. Same goes for sorbet. But sherbet?* Good luck finding anything besides the icy, crunchy stuff that tastes like watered-down bubble gum and comes packed in gallon tubs for church socials.<p>* And yes, it's sherbet, not sherbert! The etymology stretches …