We’ve all heard the horror stories and now we watch them in Gordon Ramsay’s show Hotel Hell. The unsuspecting guest books what they initially believe is a top quality room or suite at a charming boutique hotel or inn only to find sheet stained beds, canteen style restaurant food and dead maggots in the infinity pool.
Whether it’s grilling, barbecuing low and slow or smoking and curing, outdoor cooking has been a technique that men have turned to since the dawn of time. The idea of cooking over a hot fire induced salivation and thoughts of carnivorous delight.
Today the signet ring doesn’t hold much meaning in society. It’s more of a fashion statement or family heirloom handed down from one generation to the next. Rarely seen today, it was once an important part of society and culture and played a significant role in history. Read more
Pocket watches have been my favorite style of watch for as many years as I can remember. It’s something about the simplistic complexity and refined elegance that makes them such an attractive timepiece to me. Read more
Long before I started drinking whisky, I was enjoying a glass of red wine with dinner. Growing up in a Jewish household, red wine was something we were served (in small amounts) from a young age. In fact, one could argue that my first experience with red wine was during the bris ceremony at just seven days old. Read more