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Cigar Aficionado’s Top 25 Cigars of 2018

If you’ve spent any amount of time reading Cool Material, you know we love a good cigar. We’re still working our way through our own Cigar Bucket List, so we can’t imagine how the people…

        

‘Game of Thrones’ Scotch Will Warm You Up This Winter—Which, as You May Have Heard, Is Coming

With all the hardships Tyrion Lannister has faced, we’re shocked he hasn’t moved on to something harder than wine. Perhaps he just needed the right tipple. Here it is. Game of Thrones partnered with a collection…

Bring Home Something Fresh with uKeg by GrowlerWerks

The uKeg by GrowlerWerks is tasteful but never discrete. Walking into a bar with one in hand is like pulling up in a cherry, vintage Porsche. Heads turn, smiles linger, choices abound. Whether you enjoy…

The Turbulent History of Rye Whiskey: The Real American Spirit

For brewing and distilling, these are days of revival. Brewing was a macro-lager mess up until a few years ago, when craft brewing exploded, giving us roughly ten million choices in even the smallest liquor…

Aemyrie Luxury Wood-Fired Ovens

It doesn’t matter if you’re cooking steaks, burgers, or veggies, every man has their preference when it comes to their grill of choice. Whether you’re a gas grill or charcoal grill kind of guy, you’re…

8 Unique Whiskeys Worth Searching For

Whiskey is ripe for experimentation right now and distillers are switching up every step of the process. They’re using new grains, changing their casks, and taking the aging process mobile. Some of these experiments make…

This 92-Year-Old Whisky Could Sell For Over $1,000,000

The crowning jewel of a massive whisky auction at Bonhams is this uber-rare bottle of The Macallan. Expected to fetch somewhere between $920,000–$1,200,000, the prized hooch is 92 year’s old. That’s right, this whisky began…

The 10 Best Beers Under 150 Calories

If your life revolves around working out, eating salads, and drinking so much water people assume you’re severely hungover 24/7, knocking back a 10% ABV stout with 350 calories is a once-in-a-while thing. Luckily, you don’t…

Espresso Makers for Every Level of Coffee Fanatic

Great coffee used to be exclusive to the oldest and most hip coffee shops. Their precise measurements and techniques demanded lines and served up Instagram-worthy lattes. The problem? These drinks aren’t cheap. Luckily, you can…

The Aquaforno II Is a Grill, Smoker, Pizza Oven, and More

The Aquaforno II is here to transform your outdoor cooking. The stacked cooker is a grill, pizza oven, smoker, fire pit, water boiler, and more. That would be cool if it sat in your backyard,…