It’s the most wonderful tiiiiiiiiiiime of the yeaaaarrrr! In Kentucky, Derby season is seriously like Christmas.  There’s parties, ponies, brunches, beautiful hats and LOTS of bourbon happening.  We decided to make your life just a little bit easier by putting together a Derby brunch party package!  We’ve gathered our top three favorite mixers for you to mix and match, plus a few great recipes below.  This week you can order a six pack of any of Felon Melon, Yellow Polka Dot Bikini or Cucumber Crush for $60!  To order simply email orders@theweeklyjuicery.com or call our Juice Hotline at 859.550.3218.  If you call before noon the day before you want to pick up, we can guarantee next-day pick up!  Our retail juice bars will be stocked until we run out each day!  

We’ll also be serving up our favorite Derby-inspired smoothie all week long, the Summer Julep!  This delicious smoothie is packed with watermelon, cold-pressed lemon juice, mint and vanilla.  Add a splash of bourbon and you’re race-ready!

 

Yellow Polka Dot Mimosa

2 oz Yellow Polka Dot Mimosa

6 oz champagne or prosecco

Add juice to champagne flute and top with prosecco or champagne.  Garnish with lemon peel.

 

Cucumber Crush Margarita

2 oz tequila

1/2 oz orange liquor (optional)

5 oz Cucumber Crush

Juice of ½-1 lime (depending on size)

1 Tbsp of jalapeno jelly (optional)

Add tequila, orange liquor, juice and jalapeno jelly to cocktail shaker, add ice and SHAKE.  Strain over cup filled with ice.  Garnish with sliced cucumber or lime.

 

Race Day Martini

2 oz of Woodford or favorite bourbon

4 oz Felon Melon

a few sprigs of mint

Add bourbon, juice and mint to cocktail shaker, add ice and SHAKE.  Strain into chilled martini glass.  Garnish with fresh mint.

Need a hangover cure?  We’ve got you covered!  Friday through Sunday we’ll be offering 3 for $30 of our fav hangover helpers: Debo’s Remedy, Felon Melon and Inflammation Tonic.  Order in advance for guaranteed pick up!

 

Gorg photo by our friends at The Original Makers Club!