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Here's How to Have a Ridiculously Good Time at the Kentucky Derby

4 weeks agoSports : The Big Lead

The race and the mint juleps are fun…but it’s all about the hats.

What’s Your Home State’s Signature Cocktail?

3 months agoOdd : Neatorama

Hannah Gregg constructed a map of the United States with a cocktail for each state. At Buzzfeed, you'll find a list under the map with each state's drink, it's ingredients, and a little history behind it. Kentucky is the mint julep, which I wold have guessed. Show More Summary

Exploiting cows for Pinterest-worthy pics, then serving beef for dinner?

Farms are having a moment. Which, if you’ve gone to any weddings recently, is not news to you. For many a bride, her big day takes place in a rustic barn with a “farmhouse chic” decor that includes mint juleps served in mason jars. The ambitious bride even sticks her bridesmaids in cowboy boots.

The Surge of Craft Bourbon Distilleries in Kentucky

7 months agoLifestyle / Travel : Vagabondish

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Mint Julep, Anyone? © Robert S. Donovan Ninety-five percent of the world’s bourbon is distilled in Kentucky and last year alone the industry generated 4.5 billion dollars in retail sales. Business is booming and production is on the rise, as are distillery visits. While the “Big Six” distillers account for 90% of the world’s bourbon, [...]Show More Summary

‘True Blood’ Season 6 Finale Recap: Shrinkage

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 6 Episode 9 Recap: There Will Be Blood

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 6 Episode 7 Recap: …And Eternity

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

Leo W. Gerard: GOP Plan to Beat Itself Up

Saturday began Congress' traditional five-week, late-summer sojourn during which members engage in the customary sipping of mint juleps, kissing of fat cat donors and, oh...

True Blood Season 6 Episode 7 Recap: Nothing is Forever

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 6 Episode 6 Recap: Thicker Than Water

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 6 Episode 5 Recap: How’s God Feeling Now?

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 6 Episode 4 Recap: What’s Colder Than Cold?

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 6 Episode 3 Recap: You’re Not God, You’re Just An Asshole

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

How 26 Alcoholic Drinks Got Their Names

10 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

You drink martinis and manhattans and mint juleps and pina coladas and tom collins and hell, so much more. Have you ever stepped back and wonder how these cocktails were named? Mental Floss' resident genius John Green shares the origin stories of 26 different cocktails so you can learn some. Show More Summary

‘True Blood’ Season 6 Episode 2 Recap: They’re All Going to Burn

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 even though these days it’s more of the former than the latter, we … Read More

SPONSORED POST: Maxwell Britten Makes a Mint Julep

Maxwell Britten, head bartender at Brooklyn hot spot Maison Premiere, takes us into summer by way of tequila. In the above video, he shows us a classic variation on the mint julep, featuring agave nectar and a mound of...

On NBC, RINO Strategist Insults 'Lean Back With a Mint Julep' Moms Who Stay Home

Ana Navarro is a "moderate" Republican strategist that liberal journalists like, one who calls the social conservatives "GEICO cavemen." So it wasn't completely surprising when she gaffed on Sunday's Meet the Press, suggesting that while...Show More Summary

Recipe: The Perfect Mint Julep in Honor of National Mint Julep Day

Derby Day may have come and gone, but according to the powers that be, today is National Julep Day. Who are we to argue? Here are two recipes to get you started, ideally enjoyed on the porch with good friends [ more › ]

Raise a Glass to That

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

It's Preakness Week

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).

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