KENTUCKY DERBY: Last-Minute Party

If you’re not celebrating Cinco de Mayo tomorrow, you’ve got a second option: The Kentucky Derby. It’s not too late to invite a few friends over for cocktails. Smack in the middle of Cocktail Hour is the Kentucky Derby. You can keep it casual, but invite everyone to wear their most festive hats, Kentucky Derby-style.…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Have A Mint Julep

A refreshing Mint Julep. Photo by Ampen |IST.   Celebrate Happy Hour today with a mint julep as you watch the 137th Kentucky Derby at 6 p.m. ET (the feature stories begin at 4 p.m.). The mint julep has been the “unofficial” official drink at the Derby since 1938. Make it more fun by dressing…
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: Mint Julep

A traditional mint julep (photo courtesy Arch Rock Fish | San Diego). [2] You don’t need silver julep glasses. A rocks glass is just fine (photo courtesy Distilled New York ).   There’s no better way to watch the Kentucky Derby on Saturday than with a mint julep in your hand. A mint julep is…
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COCKTAIL RECIPE: Have A Kentucky Derby Party On Saturday

Lookin At Lucky, Ice Box and a field of beautiful three year-old thoroughbreds will be running for the roses in Louisville, Kentucky this Saturday. It’s the 136th Kentucky Derby! The Kentucky Derby is considered by most to be the most prestigious horse race in the world. It’s the first leg of the famous “Triple Crown,”…
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