The Kentucky Derby is known for many long-standing traditions including fantastic hats and the famous Mint Julep.
The drink “has been the traditional beverage of Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby for nearly a century.
Find out why this drink is so popular?
Here’s the Official Old Forester Mint Julep Recipe:
• 3 oz. Old Forester Mint Julep
• 0.75 oz. Simple Syrup
• 8-10 mint leaves
• 3 mint sprigs, for garnish
Pack your mint julep cup with crushed ice.
In a mixing glass, combine bourbon, syrup, and mint leaves.
Lightly bruise mint leaves with a muddler to release the flavor.
Then strain the contents into your julep jar.
Garnish with 3 generous sprigs of mint. *Make sure to slap mint and insert straw into ice near mint and enjoy.
Join us as we cheer on Cyberknife to Run For The Roses and WIN!
The Kentucky Derby is today, Saturday, May 7th airing on NBC.
The featured race is expected to air between 6:30pm & 7pm EDT with post time at 6:57.
Did You Know this racehorse was named Cyberknife after his owner was successfully treated with CyberKnife for Prostate Cancer.
His namesake and the CyberKnife System, share something in common?
They are both fast and among the best in their field.
In fact, CyberKnife can treat tumors with incredible precision in as little as 15 minutes!
Contact the Cyberknife Center of Miami – The Beam Of Life to learn more 305-279-2900