Whiskey Review: Redemption High Rye Bourbon Whiskey

I’ve never heard of Redemption High Rye Bourbon Whiskey before, but they have been popping up all over the place recently. Even at the trendy bars in downtown Austin, Texas the spirit is on the shelves and ready to be served. So when I saw a bottle on the shelf I decided to give it a spin — I like high rye content whiskies, and this one has a higher rye content than anything else I’ve tried. Could it be the new go-to spirit?

Read More

Review: Moment Cell Phone Camera Lens System

There’s a belief among photographers that the best camera is the one you have with you. DigitalRev’s Pro Photographer, Cheap Camera Challenge (one of my favorite series on YouTube) is proof that you don’t need a massively expensive camera to take good photos, and cell phone cameras are the most likely thing to have with you when the right moment strikes. But what about those times when your cell phone camera just doesn’t cut it? That’s where the Moment camera system comes in.

Read More

Recipe: The Perfect Spicy Whiskey Mule

The Kentucky Mule is probably my favorite summertime drink here in Austin, Texas. It’s a great mix of competing flavors: cool ice versus warm bourbon, sweet ginger beer versus tangy lime juice, it’s got a lot of things going on. But for those who want to throw in just a little more complexity and maybe a little bit of fire thankfully Still Austin Whiskey Co’s Mother Pepper Whiskey offers the perfect solution.

Read More