Category: 2012

Old Monk: India's favourite dark rum

The Cult of Old Monk

No bar in India is quite complete without the obligatory bottle of the country’s most famous rum. Antoine Lewis explores its near-mystic allure Ian Pereira is a devout follower of the “budha sadhu”. For the last 27 years, the commercial photographer has been religiously drinking at least two pegs of Old Monk every evening, abstaining from his […]

The New Boys’ Toys

You’ve tricked out your study, your media room, your garage – so what’s next? Antoine Lewis introduces you to the new frontier: your kitchen. Let’s face it: men like toys. We may call them by other names: gadgets, appliances, tools, devices, instruments, implements, but they’re really just toys […]