Archive for April, 2016

Whiskey Wednesday: Scarlet Starlet

April 27th, 2016

Image via: www.liquor..com This Whiskey Wednesday, we wanted to mix up something special for all of our whiskey girls out there. For so long, whiskey has been considered a “man’s drink” and ladies have had to put up with proving this stupid stereotype wrong. Let’s keep it short and sweet: women can shoot back some […]

Travel Guide: Julian

April 27th, 2016

When you think of Southern California, your mind generally goes to images of picturesque beaches, palm trees, and fast-paced city living. Get ready for that stereotype to be busted with this month’s travel guide to Julian, California. Julian is about as far as you can get from palm trees and beaches (although not distance-wise as […]

Whiskey Wednesday: The Kentucky Buck

April 20th, 2016

This summertime weather has got us feeling some type of way over here at Lost Republic. There’s just something unbeatable about sipping on a refreshing whiskey cocktail with your feet up on a warm night. Which is why we decided to harness these good vibes and give you the perfect cocktail to complement these nice […]

5 Best Whiskey BooksFor Whiskey Lovers

April 15th, 2016

Whiskey lovers are sophisticated. They are intellectual. Refined. Worldly. But they aren’t born that way. (Okay, maybe a few are). But the majority of us have had to dedicate many hours in front of the fire, glass of whiskey and book in hand, to become the cultured whiskey aficionados we are today. We read everything […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Old Pal

April 13th, 2016

Image via: www.seriouseats.com Yeah, yeah, yeah… we all know and love the always popular and delicious Boulevardier. But what if we told you he had a twin brother with a little twist? Get to know our good friend – the Old Pal this Whiskey Wednesday! The Old Pal is a simple cocktail featuring rye whiskey, […]

Bourbon & Boots Pens

April 8th, 2016

We don’t usually do stuff like this but we recently came across something so badass that we would be committing capital sin if we didn’t share it with our fellow bourbon lovers. Our friends over at Bourbon & Boots came up with a way to simultaneously make work a little less horrible and make you […]

Whiskey Wednesday: Kombucha Whiskey Cocktails

April 6th, 2016

Image via: www.buzzfeed.com   To start April off with a bang we wanted to give our loyal Pioneers a little treat, which is why we are rewarding you for your whiskey lovin’ with not one, but two cocktails this Whiskey Wednesday. No need to thank us. Although you may want to after you find out […]

What’s the Difference? Whiskey, Bourbon, Scotch, and Rye Explained

April 1st, 2016

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? WHISKEY, BOURBON, SCOTCH, & RYE EXPLAINED Image via: www.talesofthecocktail.com You’ve probably heard it before: not all whiskey is bourbon, but all bourbon is whiskey. Or you’ve questioned why sometimes whiskey is spelled with an e while other times the e is omitted. Then there’s that nagging question in the back of all […]