Gear Review: GSI Outdoors Minimalist

The perfect solo cookset

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“Don’t be fooled by the name,” says our editor-in-chief, who sipped and cooked with this sturdy, 10-fluid-ounce pot/cup all summer. “It’s the perfect soloist for ultralight weekends—deep enough for a mini-stove and canister, or for boiling noodles—but the thermal wrap, sippy-cup lid, and quick cleanup make it a stellar choice as a year-round insulated mug and bowl.” $23; 6.3 oz.;