Kentucky Derby day / Cinco de Mayo

May 7, 2018



So May 5th was not only Cinco de Mayo, but the Kentucky Derby day.  I had to have a mint julep that day. It's pretty much just bourbon, mint, sugar and crushed ice.. (I used agave instead of sugar). 

 I didn't have any Woodford Reserve like they served at the derby, so I used Breckenridge Reserve.

I even had  the traditional metal silver mint julep cups. My wife wanted hers sweeter and I added a little honey to hers.

I took mine outside to watch the sunset, accompanied by my dog, Cullen.

Did you celebrate that day?  What did you drink?



Cinco de Mayo 2020

Everybody was sheltering within.  Here is my video








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