Here’s a hard lesson in whisky buyer wariness: sometimes spending ten grand on a single glass of whisky is a bad idea after all. I guess even the best experts can be fooled.
The $10,000 pour of Macallan from the 1800s served in a Swiss hotel this summer is a fake, an investigation has confirmed.
This all began with another news story: in July Chinese multi-millionaire and popular
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: $10,000 Pour Of Macallan Scotch from The 1800s Was a Fake
Chris Hemsworth arrives early, about 10 minutes before his call time for the photo shoot. This is highly unusual for a movie star, but here he is. Even more surprising is that when he marches through the door, he’s alone, without an entourage or even a lone handler.
He has just flown into Los Angeles this morning from Las Vegas, where he spent the previous
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Chris Hemsworth is On a Hero's Journey
If you haven’t seen Jaws, go watch it and then come back to this post. It’ll be here when you’re done.
If you have seen Jaws, you’ll know that among the many cool things about Richard Dreyfuss’s character, oceanographer Matt Hooper, is the watch he wears to brave not only the depths of the ocean, but also the most
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: The Watch That Survived Jaws Just Got Re-Released
In another life, Anthony Bourdain could have been the frontman of a rock n’ roll outfit. He has got the aesthetics down, with his black tee shirt wardrobe, tattoos, and general zero-fucks-given attitude. The host has been very open about his love for the genre, profiling Queens Of The Stone Age on No Reservations and counting Iggy Pop as an idol-turned-friend. His association with the
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Anthony Bourdain and Green Day’s Tre Cool On Travel, Tattoos And Whiskey
The next landmark in the evolution of the human species was achieved at halftime of a second division professional soccer game. A marching band played before it happened. Families who had to guide their toddlers to the restroom missed it. A man with a microphone in an orange two-piece suit and blonde afro wig announced it. The San Francisco Parks and Recreation department did not approve of
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: The New Beer Mile World Record is One of the Most Impressive Athletic Achievements of All Time
In a lot of ways, the best grooming products are the ones you’re actually going to use, and after years of sampling the various different lip balm options on the market, I’ve settled on the one I’ll be turning to this winter to combat dry, cracked lips.
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: This $10 Lip Balm Is the Best Way to Keep Your Lips From Cracking This Winter
Finally put that extra nine grand to use by bidding on one of Neil Young's crazy cool model trains.
The rock legend is putting up part of his massive collection of Lionel model trains at Julein's Auctions in Los Angeles, according to
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Neil Young is Auctioning Off His Awesome Model Trains
Bowe Bergdahl, the controversial Army sergeant who was imprisoned and tortured by the Taliban for five years after deserting his post in Afghanistan, will not face prison time, a military judge ruled at Fort Bragg in North Carolina on Friday. Instead, he will be demoted to a private and dishonorably discharged from his post.
Bergdahl’s decision to walk off the remote base in 2009, and
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Bowe Bergdahl Avoids Jail, Will be Dishonorably Discharged
Hershey's has gone nuts.
(And pretzels. And caramelized creme.)
For the first time in 22 years, the candy company is releasing a new bar under its flagship banner. The new flavor, Hershey's Gold, contains peanuts, pretzels, and caramelized creme, and will be available
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Hershey's Debuts First New Candy Bar in 22 Years
They say your swing gets better after a few fingers of the good stuff.
Texas whiskey makers Firestone & Robertson will open their new distillery on November 10 in Fort Worth, and the land will feature a functioning 18-hole golf course. Owners Leonard Firestone and Troy Robertson detailed the massive new attraction to
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Texas Distillery Has Stroke of Genius and Opens Golf Course
Renowned California brewery Firestone Walker's Anniversary Ale is among the more anticipated beer releases on the craft beer calendar. Each year, they work with a group of local winemakers who break off into teams and create blends of other barrel-aged Firestone Walker beers released that year. After blending, everyone tastes them all, casts their vote for their favorite, and, eventually, a
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Firestone Walker Unveils Blend Details for This Year's Anniversary Ale
Many baseball fans were caught by surprise this season as the Houston Astros bashed their way to the franchise's first ever World Series ring.
But not Sports Illustrated.
On a June 24, 2014 cover, SI featured a photo of 2017 World Series MVP George Springer with the headline "Your 2017 World Series Champs." The
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: On a 2014 Cover, Sports Illustrated Predicted the Astros Winning the 2017 World Series
Earlier this week, Gretchen Reynolds from the New York Times published an article titled “Running a Marathon? Think Hot Tub, Not Ice Bath, Afterward.” The piece reports on a new study out of Sweden, which finds warming muscles after a workout helps
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Should You Recover with an Ice Bath or a Sauna? Science Isn't Too Sure
Indulge us for a second. Pretend you’re an artist with endless talent. Now imagine retiring just as your greatest work is about to be released. That’s what just happened at Hennessy.
Master Blender Yann Fillioux, who worked for the company for 50 years, handed the reins over to his nephew Renaud in July, but not before shepherding one of the greatest products of the modern age all the
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Hennessy Master Blender’s Selection No. 2 Is The Future of Cognac (We Hope)
I’m all about easy fixes that promise to make me a better runner. Sometimes they work, like when I finally decided to wear prescription sunglasses during workouts instead of going at it blind. Sometimes, not so much, like when my colleague at an old job received
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Smiling Might Be the Easiest Way You Can Become a Better Runner Right Now
It is now safe to cross the Tabasco sauce lover in your life off the holiday gift list.
The company is now offering all of its seven flavors in glass gallon jugs. The same kind that house Carlo Rossi wine. If you felt so inclined, you could hold one by your pinky on the
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Tabasco Lovers Rejoice! It's Now Available in a Fancy Glass Gallon Jug
The hole in the Earth is shaped like an uppercase B—a ragged shaft plunging into the forest floor beneath us. It can’t be more than two feet wide. Klaus Thymann, a 42-year-old Danish photographer, lays a pair of aluminum air tanks under a sapodilla tree as Luís Leal, a 50-year-old cave-diving instructor with a Trotskyesque beard and a tan mesh hat, shines a flashlight into the hole. The
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Exploring the Secret Caves Beneath Mexico's Biggest Tourist Destination
No more sloppily rolling joints or searching for misplaced bowls, Canadians, in 2018 you'll be guzzling your marijuana.
The company that owns Corona, Constellation Brands, has gotten into the weed sales game and they're sticking with beverages as
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Put Down That Bong, Canada, You'll be Drinking Your Weed in 2018
On Tuesday Papa John's announced lower projected sales and profits for the coming year and CEO John "Papa John" Schnatter is pretty sure he knows why. He believes his company, an official pizza sponsor of the NFL, has seen a dip in sales and stock prices because of the League's inability to curb ongoing player protests of police violence during the National Anthem.
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: Papa John's Sales Are Down and They're Blaming NFL Protests
Until scientists get off their lazy asses and retro fit some DeLoreans, vintage spirits are one of the few ways we’re able to time travel. And if you’re willing to drop the dough, you can get back as far as 1971 this fall.
The Last Drop Distillers has released a new blended scotch distilled in 1971. At that time Nixon was president. It’s the same year Led Zeppelin released Led
This article originally appeared on www.mensjournal.com: This $4,000 Scotch Gem Is As Old As Disney World