Whether you are having friends over, or are invited to party to watch the event, making food to eat during the Kentucky Derby is always fun and delicious!
Here are some of my picks for a Derby Day celebration, including some great Kentucky favorites and traditional recipes.
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It wouldn't be much of a Derby celebration without frosty ice-cold mint juleps with Kentucky bourbon and fresh mint leaves.
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These delicious open-faced turkey sandwiches are a Kentucky tradition. Serve them with a wilted spinach salad, chips, fries, or a light soup.
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04 of 07Cheese grits are a favorite in Kentucky, as they are throughout the South.Continue to 5 of 7 below.
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This authentic Kentucky pie recipe was shared by Chef Nick Sundberg and Cathy Nichols, Pastry Chef for the famous Beaumont Inn.
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This spread can be used as a dip or a sandwich & canape ingredient. It was made popular at Louisville's Benedict's restaurant earlier in this century.