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Archive for February, 2016

Travel Guide: Monterey

February 26th, 2016 Tags: ,

Image via: www.moon.com From its Redwood-covered hillsides to its immaculate shoreline, and let’s not forget the world-famous aquarium, the Monterey Bay area is the perfect destination for an impromptu weekend getaway. While its unmistakable natural beauty is at the heart of Monterey’s charm, the exceptional California cuisine, vast history, and small-town vibes are what draws […]

Whiskey Wednesday: The Revolver

February 24th, 2016

Image via: www.punchdrink.com   Admit it. The only thing that can make a warm cup of coffee even better is a quick dash of Lost Republic. No need to be ashamed. There are just those days when you need an extra kick of liquid courage to get you up and moving. Plus, the bold taste of […]

5 Unexpected Uses of Whiskey

February 19th, 2016

Image via: www.menshealth.com By now, we have all grown to appreciate the fact that whiskey is downright amazing. Not only is it delicious, but it has almost become a friend – always there for you when you’re feeling blue, never fails to make you feel (and look) amazing, and an ever-present warmth in your hectic life. […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Kyushiki

February 17th, 2016

Image via: www.dishmaps.com When most people think of Japanese alcohol, our minds automatically jump to Sapporo, sake bombs, and nights spent aimlessly wandering around town after unwisely gulping down too much of both within a two-hour timespan. Well, prepare for your mind to be blown Pioneers, because this Whiskey Wednesday we are enjoying the Kyushiki, […]

Whiskey Wednesday: The Horsecar

February 12th, 2016

Image via: www.saveur.com   The classic Manhattan is arguably the most popular rye cocktail in existence. It has been passed down among Modern Pioneers for generations and continues to maintain its position at the top of cocktail menus everywhere. Its widespread popularity has consequently driven many-a-bartender to come up with variations of the famous cocktail, […]

Why You Should Always Go For the Whiskey Lover

February 12th, 2016

You can tell a lot about a person by their drink of choice.   Beer drinkers are most likely found huddled around the keg in the corner shooting the shit about sports and the like – aka horribly predictable. Wine drinkers are the “cool kids” of the group – whispering snide remarks about everyone in […]

Health Benefits of Whiskey

February 4th, 2016

Image via: www.ironmikemag.com   For all of you out there who are a little out of the loop these days, February is American Heart Month. No, not because Americans spend millions of dollars this month on Valentine’s Day cards that will be thrown out the next day or chocolates that are meant to show your […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Whiskey Rebellion

February 4th, 2016

Image via: www.stylcaster.com Let’s take a step back in time Pioneers. Back to a time when cattle drank beer, doctors were called “bone crackers”, and rebellions against the government by commonfolk were the norm – we’re talking about 1794, the year of the infamous Whiskey Rebellion after which this week’s Whiskey Wednesday cocktail is named […]