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The Best Affordable Japanese Whisky You Can Buy

Japanese whisky sure can be expensive. While older bottlings can easily fetch thousands of dollars or, at the super-premium end, hundreds of …

Whiskey

How to Use Your Sous-Vide Tool to Save Money and Time

Conversations about sous-vide cooking frequently begin and end with “it makes a good steak,” which, though very true, is grossly shortsighted.<p>The <i>why</i> …

Sous-vide Cooking

How to Read More Books | The Art of Manliness

Last year I read over 120 books. When I posted a collage of my favorite of those 120 reads on Instagram, a lot of guys asked me what my secret was …

Productivity

Crispy Parmesan-Crusted Pancakes Are My New Cauliflower Rice Obsession

Now the base of pizza crusts and tater tots, cauliflower has proven its versatility time and time again. When grated or processed into “rice,” it …

7 Meal Prep Containers That Will Actually Keep Your Food Fresh

These air-tight, no-fuss containers will make your life so much easier<p>Calling all meal prep aficionados: Do you ever get overwhelmed by the slew of containers there are for storing your weekly chow? Glass, plastic, disposable, portion-controlling — there are so many details to consider.<p>Most …

Shopping

How to Make: 3 Healthy Breakfasts for Athletes

Look no further than the fat-free food boom of the late 20th century to know that the prevailing wisdom about what constitutes healthy food has been, …

Recipes

6 Must-Read Books for Data Pros

<i>(This article is a sponsored placement written by Capella University, and republished from the Capella blog.)</i><p>You’ll find a large selection of books …

A Superior Way to Make Roasted Potatoes

Roasting is often the easiest way to cook vegetables. Crank up the oven heat, drizzle everything with olive oil and wait until caramelization starts …

Recipes

Bacon bourbon maple Old Fashioned

This was a really fun recipe to come up with and was really pleasantly surprised at how much I liked it. Yes, it is a bit on the sweet side, but this …

Breakfast

The Ultimate Whiskey Gift Guide

We sipped and sipped and sipped and then eventually got some words written about these incredible whiskies<p>Not just the preferred spirit of winter but also a great gift during the holidays (hey, who doesn’t like alcohol?), a good whiskey delights the daily liquor drinker and newbie alike. Whether …

10 Rare Whiskeys Picked by a Whiskey Hunter

When chef Chris Shepherd isn't blowing away diners at Houston's Underbelly, he's hunting for unique bourbons. Here are his favorites.<p>Whiskeys like Wild Turkey and Gentleman Jack are perfect for college tailgaters and corporate imbibers, but some in the culinary know like to dig a little deeper. …

9 Pasta Recipes With at Least 2 Servings of Vegetables

When it comes to healthy dinner options, it seems pasta is often forgotten. Which is a shame, because pasta can actually be a delicious blank canvas …

Healthy Eating

How to Sharpen a Knife Like a World-Class Sushi Chef

A dull knife is a useless tool. While electric sharpeners offer convenience, speed and power, manual sharpening stones, called whetstones, offer …

Thirteen Great Blender Soups you can Make Tonight Recipe

Blender soups are great because, often, you just need a few ingredients. Start with one all-star, seasonal ingredient like winter squash, broccoli, …

11 Inspirational Self-Help Books that Will Ignite Changes in Life

With so many self-help books out there, it can be hard to know where to get started. At Lifehack, we believe that changing your life starts at the …

Self-improvement

Michter's releases a Toasted Barrel Finish Rye

The Rye is aged in American Oak and 24-month air dried, toasted wood barrels.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>This month, Michter's is releasing a new …

Buffalo Trace announces its 2017 Antique Collection

Five must-have limited edition whiskies for any collection.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Bourbon aficionados will want to be on the lookout as Buffalo …

The 15 Best Pinot Noir Wines from California

Wine is meant to be enjoyed, and enjoyment does not mean sitting at a table stiff-backed, sniffing, sipping and slurping, then analyzing color, …

Wine & Spirits

20 Essential Books to Prepare You for What's Next

A handy reading list featuring not-so-speculative dystopian fiction, political memoirs, and cautionary tales from Nazi Germany.<p>One of the many stark differences between the 44th and 45th Presidents of the United States is their attitude toward literature. Barack Obama has credited books as his …

6 Colorful Recipes to Brighten Up a Winter Weekend

Friday Dinner: Meatballs and Spinach<p>A smoky Romesco sauce plays off of lamb meatballs in this cozy winter dinner. If you’re not feeling lamb, ground …

Cooking

The 10 Manliest Cookbooks

Learn how to make amazing barbecue, chili, burgers, and more<p>Alton Brown’s favorite recipes. The science of barbecue. And Mad Genius hacking tips. So many good cookbooks, so little time. Here are the best picks of the year.

A Guide to Every Cut of Pork Worth Eating

At the Brooklyn Kitchen in Williamsburg, past the registers, past the display of cast iron, past the $850 Big Green Egg and a display case full of …

Cooking

3 Whiskey Cocktails Every Guy Should Know

On the International Bartenders Association-sanctioned list of official cocktails, there’s a category called “The Unforgettables.” On it, you’ll find …

Eggs

The 50 Best Steaks in America, Chosen By You

Steak is personal. People that eat it, love it; they tend to be highly opinionated, preferring specific cuts, seasonings (or a lack thereof) and …

BBQ

Turn Your Kitchen Into a Muscle Factory

20 ways to cut down meal prep time while maximizing your gains<p>Men’s Health <i>may earn commissions on products that are independently selected by our editorial team.</i><p>You already know that preparing your own meals at home is healthier than eating out or ordering takeout.<p>That said, you probably also know …

The Trendiest Holiday Cookies of 2016, According to Pinterest

Arguably the best part about the holidays is the influx of sugary treats in every home and office. During the season of both giving and indulging, …

These 10 restaurants are totally worth the drive to West Austin

Far West Austin is an oasis of new restaurants and old favorites, so we're taking you on a culinary trek down Ranch Road 620. These are 10 of the …

A Better Tortilla Soup, Perfect for Cold Days

Bin 707 Foodbar is the culinary center of Colorado’s Western Slope, with a chef from the Front Range and a reputation that lures the urbanites of …

Recipes

Are You Buying the Right Cuts of Steak?

Having supplied top-tier restaurants with premium beef, pork and lamb for three generations, Pat LaFrieda Meat Purveyors — and third-generation …

BBQ