Derby Day!

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I grew up in Lexington, Kentucky, so it’s no surprise that one of my favorite events of the year is the Kentucky Derby (not to mention the fact that it often falls on my birthday)! There’s no better way to celebrate than by throwing a little viewing party, complete with the perfect array of spring dishes. So, put on your Lilly dresses and keep reading.

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Appetizers & Mains


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Benedictine Sandwich Spread
Deviled Eggs
Tomato & Avocado Sandwich
Strawberry Focaccia w/ Maple-Balsamic Onions
Classic Potato Salad

and for those who feel like going all out…
Lobster steamed in Stella Artois
Corn Agnolotti
Bourbon scented Lobster Butter poached Rappahannock River Oysters

Desserts
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Winner’s Circle Pie
Lavender Plum Berry Sheet Cake
Bourbon Caramel Chocolate Banana Cream Pie
Sunny Peaches & Cream Pie
Rose Sugar Cookies

Drinks


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Classic Kentucky Mint Julep
Pitcher Perfect Sweet Tea
Lillet Rose Spring Cocktail
Pimms Cocktail
The Wild Ruffian

Enjoy the festivities!

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