The Kentucky Derby is well on it’s way and though you may not be able to be at the actual races, why not bring some of those traditional southern flavors into your Kentucky Derby party! Enjoy a piece of southern living with these delicious recipes:
Mint Julep Lemonade
Nothing beats an ice-cold glass of lemonade on a beautiful Spring day, but this recipe adds a little twist to traditional lemonade by adding a dash of mint! It is the perfect non-alcoholic version of the classic Mint Julep and is deliciously refreshing! Try the full recipe here.
Nashville Hot Chicken Sliders
If you like your food spicy then this is definitely the recipe for you! This recipe has the perfect amount of spices that will light your taste buds on fire (but in a very good way)! Get the full recipe here!
Brown Sugar and Brown Butter Derby Pecans
Perfect as a little snack or a simple sweet treat, these Derby pecans are absolutely delicious! They are easy to make and also compliment any bourbon-based cocktails perfectly (just like the classic Mint Julep). What’s the best part about them? You can easily make more and simply store them in a jar! Don’t miss out, try them out with the full recipe here.
Pimento Cheese Deviled Eggs
Deviled eggs are an absolute must for any Kentucky Derby gathering! Especially with this recipe! The combination of spices and delectable Pimento Cheese can easily make anyone’s mouth water (we are drooling right now)! Don’t take our word for it, get the entire recipe here.
Oh yes, we said Bourbon and meatballs in the same sentence! Though small, this recipe will guarantee to flock your party goers to the food table more than once (so be sure to make enough)! Not only are the meatballs fantastic but the sauce is what will really blow your mind! Get the full recipe here.
Classic Mint Julep
There was no way we were going to give you a list of Kentucky Derby recipes without including the Classic Mint Julep recipe in here! This Bourbon based drink will make you feel like you’re watching on the sidelines of the Derby races from the comfort of your own home! Try the recipe out here.