Flipping through The Manual: DIY cider, ethical winter wear, LA’s best burritos

Burned out on apps, keyboards, and screens? Improve your analog life this weekend! Digital Trends’ brother site The Manual exists to give men straight-up advice, from unspoken suit rules you need to know to the latest in fashion, food, drink, travel, grooming, and culture. Here are a few of our favorite stories to appear on The Manual lately.

Take a Look at the latest from snowboarder Frederik Kalbermatten’s brand Atreebutes


“I don’t want to just make more stuff to be consumed, I want to do something that better’s the lives of the people who are working for us.”

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Off the beaten L.A. burrito path


LA has no shortage of good burrito joints, so there are quite a few that you’ve probably never heard of. Here we’ve rounded up five awesome and off-the-beaten-path burrito spots that you should add to your to-chew list

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Head High Wines and Sustainable Surf


Head High Wines is a sustainably operated winery located along California’s North Coast. They’ve partnered with Sustainable Surf, a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting the waves.

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The Manual’s made in America gift guide


If you’re looking to go above and beyond this holiday season, take a quick look at these fine products — all of which are made in America.

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How to make homemade cider


Looking to make your own booze, but don’t want to spend a boatload of cash on brewing equipment? Make some cider. It’s drastically easier to make than beer, yet the brewing process still allows for just as much creativity and expression.

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Manmade: Your new grooming Bible


Introducing Manmade: The Essential Skincare & Grooming Reference for Every Man by Chris Salgardo, President, Kiehl’s Since 1851, USA.

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