Entries by Stephen Pulvirent

Kent Wang – The Modern Haberdasher

There has been no shortage of buzz on the internet the past few months about Kent Wang’s spread collar polo shirt.  It wouldn’t be a big stretch to call it the official summer shirt of the menswear blogosphere.  If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, we just […]

Belgian Beer – Three Summer Styles

Beer often gets discounted as being pedestrian, not very flavor-rich, and generally inferior to wine, spirits, and cocktails.  But I’m here to rectify the misconception.  Only in the last twenty or thirty years have beers other than macro-production, adjunct lager (Bud, Miller, Coors, and the like) been readily available in the United States.  Since Prohibition, […]

London Finds – John Rushton Shoes & David Saxby’s Old Hat

London is arguably the best shopping city in the world for men.  Maybe that’s a bold statement, maybe not.  But either way, no gent there is starved for choices. If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, we just get a small commission. Thank you!

Compass Box Whisky Tasting Notes

After we reported about The Compass Box Whisky Company and presented our Scotch Whisky Guide, we will, today, focus on the Compass Box Whisky Tasting Set, which contains vatted malt whiskies. If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, we just get a small commission. Thank you!

Whisky Tasting Basics

A few weeks ago, I wrote about my interview with John Glaser, founder of The Compass Box Whisky Company.  I mentioned that I would be following up with a tasting of the samples he was kind enough to give me, If you shop at amazon and we refer you, prices are the same as normal, […]