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    From Acclaimed Chicago Bar: <i>The Aviary Cocktail Book</i> at werd.com

    From Acclaimed Chicago Bar: The Aviary Cocktail Book

    Posted in Best Books for Men and Drink and Media

    More than 2 years in the making, the Aviary Cocktail Book—based on Chicago’s ultra-deluxe Aviary cocktail bar—is comprised of 440 color pages featuring incredible photography that accompanies over 115 cutting-edge craft cocktail recipes. The idea was to create a book as innovative and original as the Aviary’s next-level approach to the art of mixology.

    Metallica Goes Deeper Into Booze Biz with “Enter Night” Pilsner at werd.com

    Metallica Goes Deeper Into Booze Biz with “Enter Night” Pilsner

    Posted in Drink and Host

    Metal gods Metallica have teamed up with San Diego-based mega-microbrewer Stone Brewing to release a signature pilsner inspired by thundering drums & shred-heavy riffage. Stone founder and the band worked together on every step in the process of creating the new “Enter Night” Pilsner. The beer, with special branded packaging will be available nationwide this spring.

    Sierra Nevada Creates New IPA to Support Victims of California Wildfires at werd.com

    Sierra Nevada Creates New IPA to Support Victims of California Wildfires

    Posted in Drink and Host

    Located very near the record-breaking destruction of California’s recent Camp Fire, Sierra Nevada Brewing has crafted a fundraiser beer to support fire relief efforts in the area. Their Resilience Butte County Proud IPA was brewed on Giving Tuesday & Sierra is giving 100% of the proceeds from the beer to the Camp Fire Relief Fund. They’ve also recruited over 1000 breweries nationwide to brew it, too. Buy some, drink some and you’ll be doing a bit of good for the tens of thousands effected by this disaster.

    Drink Up the Holiday Cheer with Smirnoff Ornaments at werd.com

    Drink Up the Holiday Cheer with Smirnoff Ornaments

    Posted in Decor and Drink and Space

    Getting a Christmas ornament as a gift is usually right up there with that sweater from your aunt. Not this year. Smirnoff figured it out. They filled their festive holiday baubles with vodka. Each of the 6 different designs is filled with 750 milliliters of the brand’s triple-distilled No. 21 vodka. The ideal elixir for quality time with the family. Celebrate responsibly, LOL. Available wherever Smirnoff is sold.

    <i>Game Of Thrones</i> Whisky? Let’s Make It a Double at werd.com

    Game Of Thrones Whisky? Let’s Make It a Double

    Posted in Drink and Host

    As the new & final season of Game Of Thrones approaches, hardcore fans will have a great way to deal with the pain of losing their favorite series. Game Of Thrones just launched 8 Scotch Whiskys to bid us all farewell. Each whisky was specially create by a renowned Scottish distiller, including Talisker, Cardhu, Royal Lochnagar, Clynelish, and more.

    An Advent Calendar of Wines, Yes Please. at werd.com

    An Advent Calendar of Wines, Yes Please.

    Posted in Drink and Host

    The Twelve Nights Of Wine from Vinebox is an advent calendar of carefully curated wines delivered to your door in small, by-the-glass size bottles. It’s a mix of reds and whites plus specially selected seasonal wines. Vinebox has also hidden “Golden Bottles” in the mix and if you’re lucky enough to get one, Vinebox will send you wine for a full year.

    IHOP Makes Beer Now. Yeah. Pumpkin Spice Pancake Stout at werd.com

    IHOP Makes Beer Now. Yeah. Pumpkin Spice Pancake Stout

    Posted in Drink and Host

    This is the season for Pumpkin Spice but who expected it to come in the form of a Pumpkin Spice Pancake Stout from IHOP? That’s right. The sketchy roadside breakfast place you only ever hit at 2 a.m. IHOP partnered up with New York’s Keegan Ales to offer this seasonal special on tap in select locations in the tri-state area but unfortunately it won’t be featured in the restaurants.

    Dwyane Wade Wants You To Bring Your Own Wine at werd.com

    Dwyane Wade Wants You To Bring Your Own Wine

    Posted in Bags and Drink and Gear

    The luggage innovators at Away partnered up with champion b-baller & wine aficionado Dwyane Wade to create a whole line of luggage, including the Away x Dwyane Wade Wine Case, a rolling, hard-sided suitcase that will safely and stylishly transport up to 6 bottles of wine. It features 4 smooth-rolling wheels, a retractable handle, and a TSA-approved lock.

    Metallica’s Latest Release: Blackened American Whiskey at werd.com

    Metallica’s Latest Release: Blackened American Whiskey

    Posted in Drink and Host

    When it comes to merchandising, Metallica has pretty much done it all and most often, they do it right. That appears to be the case with their latest project: Blackened American Whiskey. The legendary group teamed up master distiller David Pickerell to create a unique, metal-inspired whiskey truly worthy of their name. It’s a blend of rye and bourbon whiskeys that finishes aging in a fire-blackened brandy barrel for a smooth, flavorful finish.

    Verve Coffee Roasters & Dripkit Partner Up on a Portable Pourover at werd.com

    Verve Coffee Roasters & Dripkit Partner Up on a Portable Pourover

    Posted in Drink and Host

    NorCal-based Verve Coffee Roasters teamed up with Dripkit to create a ready-to-brew single-serve pourover for an epic cup anywhere you roam. Each Verve x Dripkit contains 15 grams of freshly roasted coffee in a perfectly packaged, single-serve pourover brewer. Just add hot water and you’ve got premium quality coffee in two minutes flat, wherever your adventures take you. Choose from their Duramina or Seabright roasts.

    Bob Dylan Launches Signature Whiskey Brand at werd.com

    Bob Dylan Launches Signature Whiskey Brand

    Posted in Drink and Host

    Bowie said Bob Dylan had a voice “like sand and glue” but maybe it was whiskey all along. The elusive Dylan is now launching his own brand of whiskey. To create Heaven’s Door Spirits, he teamed up with entrepreneur Marc Bushala to produce the Tennessee whiskey at a distillery located in an old church. His Bootleg Whiskey will be available soon but don’t expect to see Dylan out promoting it. He didn’t even show up to accept his Nobel Prize.

    Get a Fresh Shot of Jim Beam, On Command at werd.com

    Get a Fresh Shot of Jim Beam, On Command

    Posted in Bar Ware and Drink and Host

    Jim Beam has created the world’s first smart decanter, then named it “Jim”. It’s a limited-edition countertop device that features 3G & voice command capabilities as well as stylish storage for your Beam, and to get a drink, all you have to do is ask. You won’t have to lift a finger.

    This Beer Advent Calendar is Daddy’s Little Holiday Helper at werd.com

    This Beer Advent Calendar is Daddy’s Little Holiday Helper

    Posted in Drink and Host

    Count down the days until Santa arrives with this Beer Advent Calendar from BoozeBud. It’s a hand-selected mixed case of Australia’s most interesting beers. Each bottle is individually wrapped and numbered to keep you chill from December 1st through the 25th and includes Pale Ales, Lagers, IPAs, Golden Ales, and more.

    Award-Winning Whiskey to Hang on your Tree at werd.com

    Award-Winning Whiskey to Hang on your Tree

    Posted in Drink and Host

    Lakes Distillery in Cumbria, England created The ONE, a blended British Isles whiskey featuring spirits from Scotland, Wales, England, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Their Bauble gift set contains 6 baubles of the infamous blend; each in a 5cl bottle and packaged in a gift box.