It’s not often that the Kentucky Derby has to share the sports marquee on the first Saturday in May, but this year’s race is an exception. It’s the prelim for the big fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. So, when a horse named Itsaknockout made the 20-horse field, it made sense to partner […]
American Pharoah, the likely Kentucky Derby favorite, had a workout on Sunday morning at Churchill Downs that left a longtime clocker in awe.
The nation is thawing itself out from another weird and wild winter. Flowers are starting to bloom out, the sun is staying up a bit longer, the Kentucky Derby is right around the corner, and we’re worried about whether or… Continue reading ? The post Recipes: 2015 Spring Cocktails appeared first on Drinkhacker.
Mint juleps are wonderful cocktails to sip on a hot day, as they are both simple and refreshing. They are traditional served the first weekend in May, as that is the day of the Kentucky Derby and mint juleps are the official cocktail of that historic horse race. Whether you watch racing or not, a...
Mint juleps are as much apart as the Kentucky Derby as the grandiose hats and the race horses themselves. The key to a perfect mint julep is using Kentucky bourbon. If you really want to be authentic, serve your cocktails in silver cups over crushed ice.
The excitement of watching the Kentucky Derby is unparalleled to any other sporting event. Whether you are watching the race from home or at the track, your eyes are glued to the horses in anticipation on which one will cross the finish line first.
Spring is when one of America's most legendary races takes place: the Kentucky Derby. More than 140 years of tradition surround this world-famous horse race, in which 20 top thoroughbreds will run one and a quarter miles in the "RunShow More Summary
Every year, 20 jockeys and their horses compete for a top four finish in the Kentucky Derby. The race — which takes place at the historic Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky on May 2nd — has been going on since the late 1800s. Show More Summary
The Kentucky Derby is racing towards us and we have to figure out or menu. Everything we serve has to give a nod to the traditional, with bit of flair that we always look for here at Foodista.
A familiar face in the world of hockey will be joining NBC for their coverage of the 2015 Kentucky Derby. Eddie Olczyk, the main NHL analyst for NBC Sports, is also a noted horse racing enthusiast and will serve as a handicapper for the upcoming event. Show More Summary
We're just over a week away from the Kentucky Derby, a two-minute horse race that's the perfect excuse for a full day of partying. Bourbon, big hats and seersucker are de rigueur at most of these May 2 events, so plan accordingly. (And remember, post time is around 6:24 p.m., so make sure you're in front of a TV before then.)Read full article >>
While the NBA and NHL playoffs rage on, the Premier League season marches toward its close, the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight beckons and the Kentucky Derby is just weeks away, the biggest topic in sports remains the NFLShow More Summary
Less than two weeks remain before the 2015 Kentucky Derby is held at Churchill Downs in Louisville. Fronted by top-ranked colts International Star, Dortmund and Carpe Diem, this year’s Derby will be a fitting follow-up to 2014’s event, which saw California Chrome begin his pursuit for the coveted Triple Crown. [...]
This article is presented by Maker's Mark®. About six weeks before Milan's menswear extravaganza Pitti Uomo, there's a runway show on the other side of the Atlantic that's inarguably less assuming and immeasurably more authentic: The Kentucky Derby. Show More Summary
This article is presented by Maker's Mark®. The most delicious two minutes in sports are right around the corner, and even if you don't bet on horses the rest of the year, there's something about the pageantry of the Kentucky Derby that makes people want to watch. Show More Summary
This article is presented by Maker's Mark ®. Spring is, unequivocally, the greatest time in sports. Just as college basketball comes to its whirling, flailing crescendo, America’s pastime begins in ballparks across the country. Professional basketball slowly starts to mean something. Show More Summary
Selfie sticks are being banned in a lot of places these days. Those planning to attend the Kentucky Derby on May 2, are advised to leave their selfie sticks at home, according to the Boston Herald. The Kentucky Derby joins a growing list of places that are banning the selfie stick. Show More Summary
American Pharoah and Dortmund lead the field of contenders heading into the 2015 Kentucky Derby. American Pharoah picked up his fourth straight win last Saturday in the Arkansas Derby. Victor Espinoza has been atop American Pharoah for...Show More Summary
The Kentucky Derby is the epitome of celebrating springtime, classic preppy fashion, and The South. Since Kirsten and Ryan love all three, a Kentucky Derby inspired wedding at a horse park in Atlanta was exactly their cup of (sweet)Show More Summary
May 1 kicks off the 141st Kentucky Derby! Watching the horse race is a great excuse to host a party and an even better excuse to enjoy some delicious Southern cuisine. Doesn't drinking a mint julep and nibbling on pimento-cheese-topped...Show More Summary