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The Curious Case of Ancnoc Whisky

By Alex Noble

When one utters the phrase, ‘Highland Whisky,’ to a group of fellow DC’s, you’d expect to hear about a historic or renowned brand, rich in heritage and prestige. So, when I say to you that Ancnoc (pronounced a-nock) is a self-proclaimed, ‘contemporary’ whisky, don’t be alarmed, be excited, and stay with me. This cracking single […]

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Hudson Baby Bourbon Review

By Alex Noble

If you’ve acquired a certain fondness for a specific brand of whisky, simply for the taste, convenience or price point, It’s not that I’ll judge you, I just feel you’ll have missed out on the real magic of whisky indulgence.  Bourbon is a liquor that one revels in drinking, as we allocate vital time to sit back, relax in a Chesterfield […]

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Ailsa Bay Whisky Review

By Alex Noble

I always find when we approach the of June, I’m usually thinking about my summer holidays, Wimbledon and Evening drinks…and it’s only at the very last minute I remember that Father’s Day is just around the corner! ‘I vowed last year to nail this in advance.’ Well chappers, fear not for I have a solution. […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

 Blue Double Breasted-Suit: Netherlands based ‘House of Freza’ (NOT House of Fraser) offers sublime quality with contemporary styles. The Verne double-breasted suit is a tailored and timeless choice for anyone. The jacket’s fitted chest, soft shoulders, and tapered flat-front pants accentuate the slim-fit cut. €399 at houseofFreza.com Topman Denim Jacket: My only gripe with denim jackets is they’re usually cut […]

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Oris London Pop-Up Shop

By Alex Noble

The wonderful independent Swiss watch brand, Oris, have launched their first retail outlet within London and we are very excited about it. And you should be too.  South Molton Street plays host to this exciting new pop-up store, so chappers I would advise you find time to peruse their incredible range of stunning time-pieces. Oris are […]

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Lululemon’s SweatLife Festival

By Alex Noble

Chappers, Sweatlife is returning! For those of you who attended last year, I imagine you’re already in the Cobra (Bhujangasana), limbering up for the occasion and seeking out your best lycra. For those of you who didn’t, allow me to elaborate. Last year, one of our favourite apparel brands, Lululemon, hosted a one-day fitness expo, […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Adam

MÜHLE Shaving Set: German grooming brand, MÜHLE, have created products that encourage gents to take the utmost pride in both their personal grooming and the tools they use. This fantastic, untreated, vegetable tanned, natural cowhide leather case is long-lasting and durable, and develops an individual patina in the course of its use – thus the longer you have it the more it […]

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The Melitta Coffee Machine – One of Life’s Great Privileges

By Adam

Coffee worship is becoming such a popular bandwagon to jump on. Gone are the days where Starbucks was praised for its quality coffee and community feel. It’s now seen as an unattractive commercial giant, whose ‘bubbly’ staff ask for your name…and somehow continue to get it spectacularly wrong. The proverbial nose of the coffee snob, upturns at […]

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Rolls-Royce Cullinan

By Adam

Since the announcement three years ago that Rolls-Royce would be entering the SUV market, we’ve been intrigued as to what was in store. The long await is now over! Named after the largest diamond ever discovered which now resides in the British Crown Jewels, Cullinan was let loose in London last night and straight away took […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

A Day’s March Wool Bomber: This wonderful and luxurious Milano knit bomber is the ultimate utility piece for your wardrobe and can be dressed up or down with ease. Whether you’re off out on a casual evening with friends or attending an event that doesn’t require a formal jacket, A Day’s March have delivered a versatile […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Tom Larkin

Levi Jacket: If you’re refusing to get over excited about the sun shining at late, then this may be a shrewd investment. The Levi’s classic trucker jacket in chino corduroy with sherpa insulation is a winner. £99 at Levi Wingback Card Holder: Card holders are a brilliant way to maintain a silhouette when dressed in tailoring, as they allow you to avoid […]

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The Nissan Leaf – Zero Emissions Electric Vehicle

By Alex Noble

In the last decade, the world has experienced some mind-boggling transitions and technological breakthroughs that have sought to enhance the lives of humans and also extend the life of Mother Earth. I’d be the first to admit that advances are being made at a startling rate and it can be bloody tough to keep up […]

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5 Things We Want This Week

By Adam

Belstaff Jacket: You’d be surprised at number of gents who purchase a motorcycle just so they can don the stylish attire that goes hand-in-hand, which of course includes a leather jacket – they’ve been watching one to many Steve MacQueen movies me thinks. That said, this is a wonderful product but then again, you wouldn’t expect […]

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London Coffee Festival 2018

By Rikesh Chauhan

If said with enough conviction, the word ‘coffee’ is a complete sentence. So goes my new favourite quote. The annual coffee festival was in town this past weekend and being the self-proclaimed flat white connoisseur (read: obsessive) that I am, I naturally had to partake. You could even go as far as saying that my […]