Pop Chart Lab’s latest creation depicts some of the most famous cocktail-and-character pairings in literature and film. The gamut runs from Daisy Buchanan’s Mint Julep to The Dude’s White Russian. (Of course, the Preakness Stakes are...Show More Summary
John grew up in the hoity-toity land of Derby Hats and Mint Juleps. Me? Well...here's a walk down memory lane (Some potentially NSFW content).
Last week the alluring Jay Gatsby and his dazzling Daisy hit the box office in Hollywood's latest version of The Great Gatsby. On Sunday, moms everywhere got to celebrate. That means a delicious 10-Minute Happy Hour just for you. • Champagne Mint Julep The Kitchn More
Now that the Kentucky Derby is in the rearview mirror and the mint juleps have worn off it?s time to look forward to the Preakness Stakes. We?re just shy of two weeks away from the ponies doing their thing in the second leg of the race for the Triple Crown, so now is as good time as any to start planning to check things out in person. Show More Summary
Put on a hat and pour yourself a mint julep because it’s post time for this week’s smart grid derby. Our stable of winners includes Toshiba, selected to help TEPCO with its smart meter deployment, and Echelon, which has a gig in Zimbabwe. Scroll down and jump over to page 2 to see who else Continue reading ?
For the past five years, the most extravagant Kentucky Derby party in town has been held at Eleven Madison Park, where dandies and debutantes get sauced on Mint Juleps and champagne while showing off their most colorful Southern Gentry couture. Show More Summary
While the mint juleps may be the signature cocktail of the Derby, there is no harm is shaking up some other race day drinks. This blackberry bourbon lemonade is sweet, refreshing, and absolutely delicious. Sip on one of these cocktails while watching the Race of the Roses.
You've got your mint julep in hand and your bets placed, but the number one step in Kentucky Derby planning is knowing: what time does the race actually start?
Official Kentucky Derby Site Betting guides from Bleacher Report and SB Nation More on the favorites Orb and Verrazano ESPN's Horse Racing page Woodford Reserve Mint Julep recipe...
If Derby Day hasn't got you too partied out on mint juleps and fancy hats, tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo, another holiday marked by festive regional drinks, debauchery and a backstory people usually forget (the Mexican-American victory over France at the 1862 Battle of Puebla, and NOT Christopher Columbus' discovery of the margarita, FYI). Show More Summary
This weekend is the venerated Kentucky Derby, in which three-year old horses gallop about the track and people drink mint juleps and wear silly hats. Read more...
The 139th Kentucky Derby rolls into Churchill Downs today bringing with it all the hats, horses, and mint juleps that mark the annual event. Stars got a head start on celebrating last night at parties all over Louisville. Lauren Conrad,...Show More Summary
The Kentucky Derby, they say, is the most exciting two minutes in sports — especially so with a few friends by your side and a few mint juleps in your stomach. But one thing you don't need for the fun: an actual TV You can watch theShow More Summary
This afternoon thousands of dapper people will file into Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. They will sip mint juleps, wear funny hats and make “trifecta” wagers after pretending to read the book on handicapping. Yes, the Kentucky...Show More Summary
This weekend: WABA's fancy bike party, Kentucky Derby mint julep specials, and Cinco de Mayo. [ more › ]
Mint juleps for Derby Day, all-day drinking for Cinco de Mayo, and more in the Weekly Feed. [ more › ]
Robby Haynes from The Violet Hour explains how to make the perfect mint julep for Derby Day. [ more › ]
I only care about horsie racing a few times a year. But you gotta love any sporting event that has been around continuously for 130+ years! Even during wars! Get that ridiculous hat ma'am, and order up some mint juleps (awful) and we'll...Show More Summary
The Mint Julep is the official drink of the Kentucky Derby. The Derby is of the most famous horse races in the country and it is run the first weekend in May every year. Although not everyone is a horse racing fan, some of the traditions associated with Derby Day are so much fun that [...]
There are three crucial skills every Kentucky born-and-bred lady acquires by the time she reaches the age of dinner parties and cocktail hours: how to mix up a stellar mint julep, how to pick out the perfect hat for the Kentucky Derby, and how to make at least one of the official sweet indulgences of the Run for the Roses. Show More Summary