History, despite what the media would have you believe, is often quite complicated. Prohibition, however, is an exception to that. It has been glamorized and Hollywood-ized, but the effect of [...]
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One of the many things we enjoy doing at Lifted Spirits is making alcohol more approachable. Instead of insisting on "right" ways to do things, we would rather engage with you [...]
What's the Difference Between Whiskey, Scotch, and Bourbon? In the most basic sense, all scotches, bourbons, etc. are whisk(e)ys, but the reverse is not necessarily true. It's like the old "all [...]
We love cocktails, and we love history. The combined love of spirits and their tradition and history are high on the list of things that led us to create Lifted [...]
It's May, which means the Kentucky Derby is coming soon, and to prepare you for race day, we want to make sure you know the history of its signature drink, [...]
We're celebrating a huge milestone this week. We've gotten approval for distribution in Missouri, and we're packing up our first pallets of bottles to head out into the market! We couldn't be [...]
Whether you are a seasoned gardener or struggle to keep a cactus alive, sometimes you just need a little motivation. How about having fresh, tasty cocktail ingredients at home? [...]
Ever tried to stir sugar into iced coffee? Great way to feel like a failure, right? While sugar crystals easily dissolve in hot liquids, they don't play well with cold [...]
Why are we suggesting you start adding shrubbery to your cocktails, you ask? While we love creative flavor mixes (and are certainly not dissing the flavor profile of your landscaping), we are [...]
In February, we set out to bring a little warmth and sunshine into the cold, dreary winter by celebrating the tradition of Tiki cocktails in our tasting room. As it [...]