May, 2017

Kentucky Derby and The Mint Julep

Posted on May 5, 2017

It’s time for the most exciting two minutes in sports… or so they say. I do not know who they are but they say it.  This year marks the running of the 143rd Kentucky Derby. It’s also the time of year that mint and bourbon mixed with sugar and crushed ice produce the famous Mint Julep.  Kentucky Derby and  The Mint Julep = A Good Time.  (more…)

Cinco de Mayo or Whiskey Wednesday

Posted on May 3, 2017

I wish I could tell you that I had done a bunch of research and todays post was going to be on Cinco de Mayo and the winners and losers of  The Battle of Puebla.  Since we in America celebrate Cinco de Mayo and the perfect margarita  instead of  Le cinquième de mai and the perfect Champagne I am going to surmise you know that Mexico beat the French in the battle. The dilemma for me now is to cover Cinco de Mayo or Whiskey Wednesday? (more…)