It is time for the Kentucky Derby race, and people are looking for a mint julep recipe to celebrate the iconic horse race, which will be held on Churchill Downs on Saturday. What a fun weekend this will be with Cinco de Mayo and the derby all in one action-packed day!
As the Kentucky Derby approaches, many celebrity chefs have released their very best attempt at a mint julep recipe. Can they really improve on this tasty racing drink? Perhaps.
It seems that Rachael Ray, Alton Brown, and Sara Moulton are all trying to get racing fans to try their creative versions of the beverage. It seems that the celebs have tried anything from ultra simple to creatively complex. Do you think they've improved on the drink of the Kentucky Derby?
What is your favorite mint julep recipe? How often do you make them? Is this a special race day drink, or do you enjoy them more often? Do you have a favorite type of bourbon you use in this tasty adult beverage?