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True Blood Season 7 Episode 10 Recap: A Funeral and a Shitty Wedding

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun. The show alternately drives us crazy and enthralls us, and its final season is as silly as ever. This week: what the hell? … Read More

‘True Blood’ Season 7 Episode 9 Recap: And Now, the End Is Near…

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun. The show alternately drives us crazy and enthralls us, and its final season is as silly as ever. This week: into the home straight. … Read More

True Blood Season 7 Episode 8 Recap: Resolutions

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun....Show More Summary

‘True Blood’ Season 7 Episode 7 Recap: Back in the Sack

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun....Show More Summary

‘True Blood’ Season 7 Episode 6 Recap: Take a Number

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun....Show More Summary

Pitcher Cocktails: The Muddle-Free Mint Julep

Ah, the mint julep. The quintessential drink of the South. The drink of the Kentucky Derby! But more importantly, mint juleps are what you drink when it’s over a hundred degrees outside, the humidity is at one hundred percent, and all you want to do is lay on a hardwood floor under a fan on its highest setting. Show More Summary

DIY Mint Julep Favors

On a warm summer day, there's nothing quite like a chilled cocktail. The ever so classic Mint Julep fits that profile to a T. And what better beverage to offer up for a summer wedding? Better yet, give your guests the gift of the Julep with these cute as can be favors crafted by our resident…

True Blood Season 7 Episode 5 Recap: Battling the Slump

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun. The show alternately drives us crazy and enthralls us, and its final season is as silly as ever. This week: shit, meet fan. … Read More

True Blood Season 7 Episode 4 Recap: The Aftermath

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun....Show More Summary

‘True Blood’ Season 7 Episode 2 Recap: Dream Lover

No TV show says summer to us more than True Blood, its Southern Gothic atmosphere and pulpy pleasures providing the perfect complement to sweaty evenings spent drinking mint juleps at home after another exhausting day in the hot sun....Show More Summary

Where to Eat and Drink in Louisville Now

Whether they’re helping their state to produce more than 95% of the world’s bourbon or muddling 100,000 mint juleps on Derby Days, Louisville denizens knows how to have a good time. With an exciting list of culinary newcomers, including an upscale cocktail bar and a neighborhood taqueria, Louisville is rounding out its foodie reputation as well. Show More Summary

'The Bachelorette' Week 2 Photos: A Day at the Races

From ABC: "Andi treats Chris to a glamorous day of horse racing at Santa Anita Park, as the couple gets decked out in outfits reminiscent of the 1940's. They settle into their VIP seats with mint juleps and binoculars ready to see if their bets pay off. Show More Summary

The black-eyed Susan cocktail gets no respect at the Preakness

6 months agoSports : The Early Lead

The Kentucky Derby has the mint julep, which has been made for years and years, ever since someone discovered that bourbon and mint are pretty tasty when mixed together. The Preakness Stakes has the black-eyed Susan, which has only been around since 1973, when someone decided that the Preakness also needed an official drink that […]

Through the Google lens: search trends May 2-8

Here’s our look back at the stories and searches that made this week, from lightsabers to Lewinsky.Mint juleps and margaritasThis past week people across the country celebrated several long-held traditions and some newer ones. With the...Show More Summary

Stars Party in the South at the Kentucky Derby

Celebrities gathered at Churchill Downs Racetrack on Saturday for the 140th Kentucky Derby, toasting with mint juleps and sporting their wide-brimmed best for all the Louisville festivities. Stars like Miranda Lambert, Beth Behrs, and...Show More Summary

A colt named after Tony Danza? Kentucky Derby horses with pop culture ties

There’s more pop-watching at this year’s Kentucky Derby than just spying celebrities wearing fancy, oversized hats and sipping Mint Juleps.

The $2,000 Mint Julep

7 months agoOdd : Neatorama

The Kentucky Derby takes place at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, today. Although the event is a horse race, it’s not just a horse race. The Derby has quite a few traditions that must be carried out, and one is the imbibing of mint juleps: mint leaves, crushed ice, sugar, and Bourbon. Show More Summary

The Kentucky Derby Will Sell a $2,000 Mint Julep. Really.

Perhaps you’re aware that the annual Kentucky Derby happens this afternoon at Churchill Downs in Louisville. Perhaps you aren’t, but if you are, there’s a good chance you know because you’ve been invited to some over-the-top, regal-themed...Show More Summary

The 21 Sassiest Hats at the Kentucky Derby

Friday marked the 140th annual Kentucky Derby, a two-day horse racing event filled with gambling, mint juleps and the largest hats you could possibly imagine. The derby started in the 1870s as a regal affair, in which women dressed to the nines with matching accessories. Show More Summary

Mint Julep Madness!

7 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

How a 1,000-year-old fragrant elixir traveled over continents and time to become the signature drink of the Kentucky Derby.

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