Kentucky Colonel Michael Masters on Travel Channel’s Best of the Road and Mint Julep Recipe

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  BourbonBlog.com‘s friend Kentucky Colonel Michael Masters of the Kentucky Bourbon House in Bardstown was recently featured on the Travel Channel’s Small Town America as he demonstrated how to make his recipe for best mint julep we’ve ever drank! Watch the Colonel’s recent appearance on Travel Channel below and we’re also including the first two… Read more »

Four Roses Julep Contest not your typical Mint Julep Recipe

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Louisville bartenders and mixologists are challenged to create new versions of classic Mint Julep Bourbon Cocktails with Four Roses Bourbon. We samples these “”Rose Julep” creations at the cocktail competition at Sully’s Tavern on 4th Street Live. ×

Chocolate Mint Julep Cookie Recipe from Maker’s Mark Distillery’s Toll Gate Cafe

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If you’ve been to the Maker’s Mark Distillery in Loretto, Kentucky, you might been to their Toll Gate Cafe. Maker’s Mark has given BourbonBlog.com this recipe for one of our favorite treats there.  Join us for our special video tour of Maker’s Mark in the video below this recipe, and check our more bourbon recipes… Read more »

$1,000 Mint Julep for Kentucky Derby 146 Honors 50th Anniversary of First Female Jockey to Ride in Derby

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The $1,000 for Kentucky Derby 146 celebrates Diane Crump, first female jockey to ride in The Kentucky Derby, and this year’s Woodford Reserve $1,000 Mint Julep Cup program celebrates that milestone. A limited number of them on sale now the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund. Read more about this and the Kentucky Derby 146 scheduled to run in Louisville in September.

$1,000 Mint Julep Cup for Kentucky Derby 145 with Woodford Reserve Bourbon

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$1,000 Mint Julep Cup for Kentucky Derby 145 with Woodford Reserve Bourbon is unveiled this morning with Master Distiller Chris Morris as we report live from Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Racing, sports and equestrian fans from around the world will have their eyes on Kentucky and this cocktail which raises funds for the John Asher Memorial Scholarship Fund at Western Kentucky University.

Memorial Day Cocktail Recipes

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BourbonBlog.com wishes you the best on your holiday weekend and suggests the following cocktails created by some of the best mixologists in the country! We thank all the veterans for their service and raise a toast of remembrance to all our fallen American heroes. Chicago Lakefront Lemonade  Created by Chicago Mixologist Lynn House  Memorial Day weekend in Chicago is… Read more »

Woodford Reserve Master of Manhattan Winning Recipe 2013

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After a nationwide search, Woodford Reserve has crowned  Travis Fourmont, a bartender from the Detroit area, the 2013 Master of the Manhattan after his creative  “Midnight Manhattan”  cocktail was judged as the best by a panel of experts. BourbonBlog.com‘s NYC correspondent Matt Capucilli was at reporting from the finale event at No 8. in Manhattan on Janauary… Read more »