Founders’ new juicy IPA, barrel-smoked maple syrup, a Chris Reeve carbon fiber knife and more.

On the Radar

Reveals, New Launches and Gear

Tippleman’s Barrel Smoked Maple Syrup


A cocktail is only as good as its ingredients, and Tippleman’s Barrel Smoked Maple Syrup can elevate just about any libation — especially an Old Fashioned.

Mountainsmith Hoist Messenger


Mountainsmith’s new Hoist Messenger has compartments for all of your necessities, including laptops and tablets, and it’s built with bombproof quality.

Governor Baxter Lawn Dots


Never worry about your beer tipping over on grass again. Governor Baxter Lawn Dots provide a stable platform for your beverage of choice.

Chris Reeve Sebenza 21 Carbon Fiber


Legendary knife-smith Chris Reeve designed this Carbon Fiber Sebenza 21 exclusively for

Founders Brewing Azacca IPA


Founders has officially jumped on the juicy IPA train. Brewed with Azacca hops, a variety grown by the American Dwarf Hop Association, this IPA packs ton of tropical flavors. The hop has been popularized in beers like Victory’s Hop Ranch and produces notes of mango and papaya. Founders’ take on the style will be a 7% ABV 70 IBU single IPA, and will release later this year.

Beckett Simonon Shoes


Beckett Simonon have launched another crowdfunding campaign for their comfortable and affordable luxury footwear.

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Deals of Note

Great Products at a Great Price

Canada Goose Timber Shell


Save $270 on the this breathable and waterproof shell from Canada Goose, complete with fully sealed seams. Note: It’s available in four different colors and sizes vary by style.

Canada Goose Ridge Shell


Or Save $260 on this slightly less technical and shorter cut shell option designed for more urban environments.

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Reviews and Buying Guides

Advice from the Crew

A Guide to Ski and Snowboard Waxes


Wax is an often overlooked key to a good time on the slopes. Make sure you aren’t caught out with the wrong kind this winter.Read the Review

The Cult Appeal of the Mazda FD RX-7


Twin-turbo power, taut sheet metal and scintillating driving dynamics made for one hell of a ride. Read the Review

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Noteworthy Reads

Reviews and News from around the Web

DP Review spreads the word on a camera built for astrophotography.

Gizmodo goes hands on with Microsoft’s impressive new Surface Book laptop.

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Looking Ahead

What We’re Testing Now

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