The Blackbird Super-OM Carbon Fiber Guitar

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Among the lightest, toughest and most resonant guitars to ever be produced, the Blackbird Super-OM (Orchestra Model) has also been blessed with stylish good looks. The Super-OM features a one-piece high-gloss carbon-fiber body for better grip and comfort, an asymmetrical sound hole and a hollow neck.  The full-sized acoustic Super-OM adds 21 frets and an all-access cutaway to an already...

Beer of the Week: Colomba White Beer

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We've got a soft spot for white ales, and cherish every chance we get to taste a new one.  When Colomba Witbier arrived this month in our package from the Microbrewed Beer of the Month Club, we were intrigued.  One of two Corsican beers in the package, Colomba is marked as a "white ale brewed with spices" on its otherwise unappealing label.  Colomba pours a cloudy, pale color with a thick...

Wine Wednesday: Absinthe Tastings and Your Wine Deals

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What do you know about Absinthe?  You may be familiar with the popular misconceptions about Absinthe, its checkered history and its legality today in the United States.  Gary V of Wine Library TV sat down with the editor of the Wormwood Society to discuss Absinthe, taste a few of their favorite brands and get to know this famous liquor even better.  Enjoy the video, and when you're done--...

Luxury Grilling: 10 Expensive Grills for the Barbecues of the Rich

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Man has been burning beast since he first tamed flames, but the relatively simple process of barbecuing has evolved with a fever pitch over time.  Today, the art of grilling has been made bigger and better by adding shiny stainless steel, multiple burners, wheels, thermometers, refrigerators and even touch screens.  Before you dust off that clamshell Weber, Big Green Egg or try to remember...

Beer of the Week: Harpoon Celtic Ale

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Harpoon Irish Red Ale was the most recent arrival from our friends at the Microbrewed Beer of the Month Club.  It has been a while since we've had a good Irish red, so this one was certainly a welcome surprise.  "Harpoon's Hibernian Irish Style Red Ale" pours a clear amber color with a slight head.  To the nose and the tongue, flavors of caramel and sweet malt are present, with a friendly...

Liquid Gold: The 10 Most Expensive Whiskies in the World

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EXPENSIVE WHISKEY BRANDS: Grain, water, a wooden barrel and a little time. Whiskey is a colorful character with an ever-changing spirit. The subject of literature, culture and folklore throughout the world, finicky booze-hounds have long paid a pretty penny for bottles of the most coveted casks. Pour a finger or two of one of the finest and highest price Whiskey brands and hit...

Beer of the Week: Angler's Pale Ale

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Angler's Pale Ale is yet another surprise discovery from our friends over at BeerMonthClub.com.  When we opened our latest arrival from the club last week, we tried this one first-- call us suckers for the classic label.  Angler's pale poured a light amber color with an aroma of floral citrus and subtle, sweet malt.  To the tongue, this beer is sweet to start with a friendly bitter finish,...

Wine Wednesday: College Wines with Jake and Amir

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Today on WineLibrary.TV, Gary Vaynerchuck is joined by Jake and Amir of, well, JakeAndAmir.com.  We've featured Amir Blumenfeld himself in an interview on GearCrave many moons ago.  In a fun departure from normal Thunder Show fare, Gary is joined by two web humorists who know NOTHING about wine.  Enjoy the show, have yourself a laugh, then hit the sale wines after the jump.  We've got...

Beer of the Week: Pietra Biera Corsa

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Ever heard of a Corsican beer called Pietra Biera Corsa?  Neither had we, until it arrived in our package from The Microbrewed Beer of the Month Club early this week.  Pietra is a European dark lager style beer infused with chestnut and brewed in Corsica, France.  Its color is a cloudless, light amber with off-white head and sweet scents of toffee but surprisingly none of the chestnut...

Wine Wednesdays: Italian Brunellos are Red Hot

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Wine Wednesday is back again with a new video from Gary Vaynerchuck at WineLibrary.tv, plus nine sale wines for you to taste on your own.  Today, Gary talks about a wine that is quickly becoming popular once again-- the Italian Brunello.  Take a look, StyleCravers, and don't miss the sale wines going on below the jump and the special StyleCrave coupon code...

Beer of the Week: Lakefront White Beer

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Continuing our Beer of the Week column, thanks to our friends and sponsors at The Microbrewed Beer of the Month Club, I had a chance to enjoy a few bottles of Lakefront Brewery's Belgian-Style White Beer this week.  Long time readers of the old column on GearCrave will remember how much I love white ales, and this one is no exception.  Lakefront's White Beer pours a hazy, pale yellow with...

Wine Wednesdays: Kevin Rose Diggs Wine

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Today on Wine Wednesday, the founder of Digg.com sits down with Gary Vaynerchuck to extend his palette into some new varietals.  One of the web's most famous tech celebrities, Kevin Rose gets his feet wet with a Sancerre Rose, a Cotes du Rhone, and a Sauternes.   Enjoy the video above courtesy of WineLibrary.tv, and check out 9 sale wines below, including three dessert wines!  Remember to...

Beer of the Week: Jamaica Stout

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Our friends and sponsors at The Microbrewed Beer of the Month Club sent us another beer to check out this week, Jamaica Stout by Desnoes & Geddes Limited.  "Proudly Brewed in Jamaica", this one is a surprising departure from the common perception of Jamaican beer.  Most casual beer drinkers are familiar with Red Stripe, a beer more popular for its bottle and branding than its below-average...

Wine Wednesday: Advanced White Wines + Sale Wines

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If you enjoy white wine, chances are you've got your go-to grape.  You may be a Pinot Grigio drinker, a Chardonnay drinker or fan of Riesling.  Beyond the common trinity of white wine, there are a stunning number of varietals that you might be missing out on-- and certainly owe it to yourself to try.  Our pal Gary V from WineLibrary.TV takes you on a course through a few fresh varietals you...

James Bond: Quantum of Solace Available on DVD

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James Bond: Quantum of Solace is officially available on DVD  so you can bring the latest Bond action home to the little screen.   In his second release as Bond, Daniel Craig fights to get closer to the truth behind the betrayal of Vesper, his beautiful love interest in Casino Royale. Luckily for him, beautiful women are a dime a dozen in the world of international crime and intrigue,...

Sirtified Wine Bottle Accessory Kit

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Your bar could use a dose of incognito cool, and this wine bottle accessory kit is just what the doctor ordered.  This unassuming wine bottle folds open to reveal all the gear you'll need to enjoy a bottle of wine with company (save for glasses, of course).  The wine bottle accessory kit from Sirtified includes a combination corkscrew and bottle opener, a drip stop ring, a stopper, a foil...

Re-Introducing: Beer of The Week + BeerMonthClub.com

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It's back, StyleCravers.  Beginners, snobs, sommeliers and casual drinkers rejoice, because StyleCrave's Beer of the Week column has officially returned.  Last year, we brought you one fine, microbrewed beer each week with an unbiased review, providing some new taste adventures for your weekends.  We're back, and we're not alone this time... We are joined by the good people at The...

Wine Wednesday: How to Blend Wine + Today's Wine Deals

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For the uninitiated, there is a lot that goes on behind-the-scenes of wine making.  While the familiar symbol of the vines, the harvest, the grape press and the oaken barrels are not too far off, there is plenty of chemistry and science that goes into nurturing the flavor of wine into the perfect vintage.  As always, Gary Vaynerchuck and WineLibrary takes us on a crash course in the science...

KY Yours + Mine

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Let's face it, after years of marriage, those steamy all-nighters that you remember from your college days are few and far between. We could all use a little "mood lighting" now and again. That's where this new KY Yours + Mine lube comes in. Two separate lubes, for him and for her, provide unique sensations for each partner and then combine to make the experience explosive and exhilerating....

Johnnie Walker Tasting Kit

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Do you have one of those obnoxious wine snobs in your life? You know the type--he comes over, debases himself with whatever "swill" that you offer, swirling it around in his glass and slapping his lips together as though it's a tasting in Napa, then proceeds to tell you about the "real" wine that he indulged in at last night's dinner. Obnoxious jack ass. Well, it's time to one up him. Bring...