Strong & Bold — Derby Drinks and Food

Strong & Bold — Derby Drinks and Food

THE DRINK: Raspberry Bourbon Lemonade. Photo by Melissa Donald. THE DRINK: Raspberry Bourbon Lemonade • 8 fresh raspberries or substitute frozen • 1/2 c lemonade • 1 1/2 oz bourbon • seltzer water Mint Julep Tours: Derby Week Tours and More Elevate your Derby...
Fruity & Sweet — Derby Drinks and Food

Fruity & Sweet — Derby Drinks and Food

Strawberry Pineapple Mojito. Photo by Melissa Donald. THE DRINK: Strawberry Pineapple Mojito • 4 limes, cut into wedges • 8 strawberries • 1 bunch mint, tough stems removed • 4 tablespoons sugar • 6 ounces pineapple juice • 6 ounces light rum* • 2 cups club soda...
Salty & Sour — Derby Drinks and Food

Salty & Sour — Derby Drinks and Food

Midori Sour. Photo by Melissa Donald. THE DRINK: Midori Sour • 2 oz Midori • 4 oz sweet and sour mix • 2 oz Sprite • 1/2 oz fresh lime juice • Garnish: Orange, lemon, lime, maraschino cherries Key Lime Cheesecake. Photo by Erika Doll. This key lime cheesecake is...
Spicy & Zesty — Derby Drinks and Food

Spicy & Zesty — Derby Drinks and Food

THE DRINK: Life Changing Spicy Michelada. Photo by Melissa Donald. THE DRINK: Life Changing Spicy Michelada • 1 bottle Mexican beer such as Corona or any light beer • 1 lime, cut into fat wedges • 1 container or can Picante Clamato or V8 Clamato, your favorite Bloody...
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...
A Perfect Bread Pudding Formula

A Perfect Bread Pudding Formula

Pecan Caramel Bread Pudding. I enjoy baking, but I don’t make a very good baker because I don’t like to follow directions to the letter. So, when I developed this recipe years ago, I did so with the intention of allowing for plenty of creativity. The result was a...