It’s almost Derby Day! We are giving you the perfect menu inspiration from snacks right from the Downs....and of course a mint julep!
T H E C O C K T A I L S :
No Derby Party is complete with out the signature cocktail….Mint Julep! But we are adding fresh blackberries for a little extra sweetness. The mint & the blackberries adds a fresh twist that pairs perfectly with a good Kentucky bourbon! An ode to a classic but a fun new twist. Served in copper mule mugs with our Derby Drink Stirrers!
T H E F O O D:
Kentucky Brown Bites
People may come for the races, but they stay for the food! With no main dish requires, set up a table for guest to graze as they cheer on their pick! A derby staple is the Hot Kentucky Brown, we turned in into one bite appetizers for easy entertaining & a recipe your guests will LOVE!
Benedictine Spread is another derby day staple in Kentucky. The creaminess of this dip paired with the Mint Juleps is a match made in heaven! This dip is best served with crunchy pumpernickel toasts but could work with rye or sourdough toasts too!
BBQ Bourbon Meatballs
BBQ Bourbon Meatballs are the perfect way to round out the traditional southern grazing menu! These meatballs are the perfect blend of sweet & spicy with the rich barbeque sauce, sweetness of the honey & decadence of the bourbon.
The Derby Bars
Pecans, chocolate & bourbon makes these dessert bars a crowd pleaser! Bursting with Southern Charm, these bars are a Derby staple and oh so decadent.