A striking new bottle hits our bar this month. DuJour discovers the story behind its design
Of the top shelf titans, it's not often that the beauty of the bottle seduces a beholder more than its contents. Yet for AnestasiA Vodka, requests have come in for just the bottle, without the alcohol inside. Our interests piqued, we turned to the bottle's designer, ... More
The big-wave surfer talks inspiration on the open water and hitting the Hamptons to "Paddle & Party for Pink"
Don't tell hyphenate Laird Hamilton that he can't do something. One look at his career and it's clear that the surfer, inventor, actor, model, designer and philanthropist rarely slows down or sits still—unless it involves hanging out on a board.
The Third Man's Eduard Fraunder and Wolfgang Ban share Alphabet City's answer to the summer cocktail
If you're looking for a taste of Vienna in New York City, look no further than Avenue C. Famed mixologists Eduard Fraudner and Wolfgang Ban's most recent brainchild, new cocktail bar The Third Man, opened less than a year ago just down the street from their popular Austrian ... More
From surfboards to cashmere sweaters, the New York hotelier's seasonal favorites span a wide spectrum
Between running The Bowery, Jane and Maritime Hotels, and preparing to open The Marlton Hotel this September, it's amazing Sean MacPherson has time to sleep—let alone surf and ride a motorcycle. But for this busy hotelier, his signature board and bike are ... More
Star Coach Race Tours offers a white glove take on a classic NASCAR weekend
I'm nudged from a deep sleep by the muffled sound of an engine starting. Another engine kicks in, then another and another; the din escalates to a rumble and finally to an earth-shaking thunder. I roll from my bunk, shower, brush my teeth, and start my day like any other, ... More
From skin products to beat-up boots, the men’s grooming entrepreneur tells us his top travel essentials
"Summer has always been about adventure to me. It's about dreaming, exploration and discovery," says John Allan, the mastermind behind his eponymous brand of grooming products and guys-only salons. He could be spending time on a lake ... More
From a calamansi-infused shandy to a chocolate mint julep, 5 seriously cool cocktails to savor the last month of the season
"The inspiration for the Citrus Thyme Shandy came after a long, hot summer day in the streets of Singapore," says Markus Carlson, beverage director at Culinary Concepts Hospitality Group, which includes Spice Market in New York and London. "Calamansi is the root of this drink and lends a slightly tart ... More
Check in to the most desired room at this luxe oceanfront oasis in Santa Monica, California
There's an understated luxury that emanates from Shutters on the Beach, one of only two beachfront hotels in all of Santa Monica. The property feels like a quaint guest cottage—the kind of place you'd go to recharge and escape LA's standard hustle and bustle. That's largely thanks to ... More
Wash away your weekend sins with our pick for an incredibly sleek slow juicer
Between weekend getaways and outdoor cocktail parties, overindulgence in the summer is a given. One way to minimize the damage (assuming a total juice cleanse detox isn't your thing): Hurom's Premium Slow Juicer and Smoothie Maker.
The easy-to-use machine has a number ... More
Start your weekend with this sorbet-meets-absinthe reboot on a Scotch classic
"The Baberaham Lincoln started conceptually as an intention to reboot the classic Blood and Sand, a Scotch drink for all seasons," Christian Gaal, a bartender at Philadelphia's Emmanuelle, says.
Unlike the Blood and Sand, the drink features Aperol, absinthe and blackberry liquor—not to mention a bit more Scotch than ... More