Kentucky Derby Party Foods

The Kentucky Derby is coming up this weekend... and what a perfect excuse to spend some time with friends and enjoy watching those magnificent horses in action...

Make it a Southern celebration with traditional Southern foods... brunch is always fun.. a great way to get the day started.. or maybe a late lunch... either way.. great food.. great friends.. great races... lots of fun for everyone!

So here are some Brunch suggestions for you to consider for Kentucky Derby Day…

Start off with....

Grand Mimosas

Bloody Marys

The Early Times Mint Julep – The Official Mint Julep of the Kentucky Derby

Then choose from these fabulous foods....

                                                         Asparagus and Crab Quiche

       Cheddar and Chive Scrambled Eggs in a Puff Pastry Shell with Garlicy Cream Sauce ...

                                                             Kentucky Hot Browns

                            Baked Ham with Rum and Coke Glaze or Jack Daniel's Glazed Ham

                                                  Burgoo over Baked Garlic Cheese Grits

                                                             Baked Garlic Cheese Grits

                                                    Benedictine Cucumber Sandwiches

                                                           Peach Upside-Down Muffins

                                                     Corn Fritters.. serve these with honey...

                                     Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon and Shallot Dressing

                                     The Beaumont Inn’s Bread Pudding with Bourbon Sauce

Other beverages...

                                                                        Sweet Tea

                                                                        Fresh Lemonade

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