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When the temperature drops, we like to heat up...from the inside! That's why you 'll find us loading up on the spicy stuff these days: squeezing hot honey in our morning tea, stirring Sriracha in our rice, rubbing chili salt on our dinner roasts...and shakin' our favorite hot sauce on every-darn-thing. We bet you know a fellow hot-head--or maybe you're one yourself! So consider giving our bestselling Brooklyn Heat gift set to the heat-seekers in your life this holiday season. They'll thank you for it (between sips of ice water)!   

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It's the time of year when our thoughts turn to family, celebration...and stressing about gifts. So to help make these weeks more about joy than "oy," we've put together an exciting new collection of bona fide Brooklyn goodies that's sure to wow 'em. Our Holiday Cheer collection is packed with hip barware and accessories. It also features three fabulous new gift sets, Happy Hour (above), Wine & Cheese, and Moscow Mule, which you can make even more festive by adding artisanal local spirits!   The Wine & Cheese set, featuring Brooklyn Oenology Social Club Red or White wine and luxe party...

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Whether you’re enjoying Turkey Day in the hood or heading over the river and through the woods, you're going to want to properly Brooklyn-ize the festivities. What better way to rep the BK than to give your feast some local flavor? Need a little liquid courage before shutting down your Trumped Up uncle? W&P's Rosemary Maple Bourbon Sour will get you in the right frame of mind. Are your guests still traumatized by last year's deep fryer fiasco? Switch it up this year. Give The Brooklyn Brew Shop's Beer-Brined Turkey a spin. OK, it's pie time. Did you save room? Trust us, you'll manage...

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It's been a stressful couple of weeks around here, and we could sure use some heartwarming holiday inspiration. Oh, look: Found some! Maybe this is the year to finally attempt a turducken...or even a piecaken. Hosting a Turkey Day feast? Go ahead and obsess over the food, but relax about the wine—just have plenty on hand! Savvy folks everywhere—even in China—are looking to replicate that ever-elusive Brooklyn magic to dial up the hip factor. We can't blame them. The latest batch of Michelin stars have been handed out. We count 12 Brooklyn restaurants on this list—not too shabby! And behold the latest wild...

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With a speak-easy tucked around every corner and a mixologist in every brownstone parlor, the demand for quality spirits has never been so high—even moonshine has been elevated from bottom of the tub to the top shelf. In keeping with the zeitgeist, Brooklynites have taken a much loved, much consumed product and gone back to its roots to rediscover and recreate the wonder at its heart. Distilleries have been around in this part of town since the 1700’s, when “Breuckelen” was a Dutch settlement. They thrived once again during Prohibition (because nothing makes us thirstier than the word “No”), only...

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