Food And Drink

Spork

An eating utensil that adds fork tines to a spoon and never fails to amuse its users. The imperfect hybrid of unknown origin first appeared in the dictionary in 1909; it has since enjoyed a...

Canned Beer

A usually cheap, thirst-quenching alcoholic beverage in a durable package, now commonplace on rafting and camping trips. The world’s first cans were made in 1810 and owed their corrosion...

Mountain House

Maker of 33 varieties of tasty freeze-dried meals packaged in polyester, aluminum, and nylon pouches. In 1964, Oregon Freeze Dry, the parent...

PowerBar

The first portable energy bar. In 1983, Canadian distance runner Brian Maxwell was leading a marathon when he...

Pour-Over Coffee

A method of brewing coffee by passing near boiling water through grounds held in a paper filter. The process is said to extract more flavor than most other methods because the coffee’s...

Gel

A sugary fuel used during races and serious training, typically packed into sealed foil pouches. Endurance athletes must ingest large numbers of calories in the field to avoid bonking, the...

Gatorade

A sports drink formulated in 1965 for the University of Florida Gators football team and currently produced by PepsiCo...

You Should Be Eating Sauerkraut

Commercial beef is bad, local produce is good: we all know the basics of sustainable eating by now, right?But once you cross the sliding glass door threshold at your...

La Matera Northbrook Copper Flask

Gone are the days of walking around with a plastic Made-in-China flask hidden in your hoodie. You're a grown man, and you deserve a grown-up flask. You need the La Matera

North Drinkware Oregon Pint Glass

It's been true for as long as there's been beer that the saddest sight is always the bottom of a glass. But at least now you'll have something else to look at. Thanks to Kickstarter...

Yoder Smokers Frontiersman Competition Smoker

If you're like most good hosts, you've probably struggled with the question of how to feed an army of starving barbarians. Read: backpackers returning from a multi-day trip. Behold, the Yoder...

Cesarré Kara Grill

French designer Cesarré wasn’t messing around when it created the Kara Grill. Doubling as both...

PicoBrew KegSmarts Kegerator

Forget that jerry-rigged mini fridge. If you're serious about brewing and drinking beer, it's time you ponied up and and bought the new Cloud-connected PicoBrew 

The IcyBreeze

Your traditional cooler does a great job keeping beer cold. But the new IcyBreeze takes the role of an icebox one step further...

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