You Can’t Go Wrong with a Classic Derby Outfit

You Can’t Go Wrong with a Classic Derby Outfit

Kendall Merrick is the general manager at Oxmoor Center. Photos by Melissa Donald  If you’re not comfortable with wearing bold colors, go for a simple understated look without sacrificing style. Choosing a dress or other type of clothing in neutral tones...
It’s Going to Be a Classic Derby

It’s Going to Be a Classic Derby

Logan Howard is a senior at the University of Kentucky majoring in business marketing. She’s a senator of the student government association, Iota Sigma Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and volunteers with Best Buddies Kentucky. Logan is one of the...
Classic & Simple — Derby Drinks and Food

Classic & Simple — Derby Drinks and Food

THE DRINK: Vesper THE DRINK: Vesper • 1 oz vodka • 1 oz gin • 1/2 oz lillet • Shake or stir • Garnish with olive and pickled onion Recipe by Colleen McCarthy THE DRINK: White Russian Want more of a dessert drink? The White Russian solves that problem — or for the...
Classic & Simple Derby Fashion — Allison Hoffer

Classic & Simple Derby Fashion — Allison Hoffer

“Since my husband and I got married on Derby Day in 2009, our Derby tradition — when it falls on, or is really close to May 1 — is that we go to Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse for dinner and then sneak over to the bar area to catch the race on TV. We beat the crowds, but...
Bringing Derby To Life Through Spirits

Bringing Derby To Life Through Spirits

Randi Densford, Beverage Director at Barn8 of Hermitage Farm Sipping on a well-made cocktail is a nice way to get into the Derby spirit, and Randi Densford is ready to make the drink that will bring a smile to your face. Randi curates a beverage program utilizing...