Whiskey: Distilling in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Whiskey: Distilling in the Blue Ridge Mountains We recently picked up a bottle of Defiant American single malt whisky. Produced by Blue Ridge Distilling, this whiskey comes from a truly beautiful place in North Carolina. This area holds special meaning to my family, as we used to vacation near there for many years…even naming our youngest daughter Carolina. Let’s get to the whiskey...we like how these guys keep it simple…similar to our approach with our products. Only four ingredients are used in these bottles: American white oak, yeast, premium barley, and pure water from the mountains. There moto is “Start...
Leather Goods: A timeless art
As many of you can probably tell from our website offerings and various posts on social media, we are HUGE fans of the timeless art of leather craftsmanship. First off, we are constantly on the lookout for quality leatherwork in the form of knife sheaths, office swag, wallets and various other gentleman's accessories. We'd like to bring your attention to three amazing artisans that are right here in the good 'ole US of A... WILDE MOON LEATHER: EDMOND, OKLAHOMAThis guy knows how to turn a piece of horween leather into a timeless work of art...in the shape of the coolest desk...
Kestrel Knives: A Hunter's Best Friend
When living near mountains out west, whether you are hiking, climbing, hunting, fishing, or boating, a good knife is worth it's weight in gold. I have personally tested a multitude of knives, and so far, my favorite has to be those crafted by Kestrel Knives. These great gems are made in California and are super lightweight, extremely tough and hold an edge quite well. I was able to skin and quarter two elk with my Ti Backpacker without having to re-sharpen. I most recently acquired a Skinner and have been extremely pleased with...
Product Review: Need Cologne?
If you've been thinking about purchasing a bottle of cologne, look no further: Moonshine by Eastwest Bottlers. This little gem is handcrafted by a small company out of Texas. I have personally used this cologne for the past three years and wouldn't consider switching to anything else. The scent focuses on black pepper, tobacco, leather, gin and a hint of pachouli. A true gentleman's cologne. It pairs perfectly with either our Lincoln or Dillinger beard oils. Product is $76 and worth every penny...trust me. Follow these fella's on instagram @ewbottlers.
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