We're Racing to the Bar with These Derby Inspired Cocktail Recipes

For those of you who know anything about Derby, you know that a lot of bourbon is consumed... along with vodka, wine, beer and more bourbon. After our most recent Derby celebration, we thought that sharing the recipes of these Derby inspired cocktails was something our readers would like to have in their repertoire for when the at home mixologist is looking for some great summer cocktails. All of these are fairly easy to make and are sure to be crowd pleasers year round--not just for Derby. Happy cocktailing!

Pappy & Company Old Fashioned:

Pappy & Company Mint Julep:

Run for the Roses Bourbon Cocktail:

  • 1.5 oz Bourbon
  • .5 oz. Pomegranate Grenadine
  • .75 oz. Passionfruit syrup
  • .5 oz. Simple Syrup
  • .75 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
  • Shake all ingredients and garnish with Lemon Peel and Mint.

Oaks Lilly:

  • 2 oz. Vodka
  • .5 oz. Triple Sec
  • .5 oz. Fresh Lime Juice
  • .5 oz. Cranberry Juice
  • Shake all ingredients and garnish with lime wheel.

Bloody Mary:

Blood Orange Mimosa:

  • Sparkling Wine
  • Blood Orange Juice
  • Build and garnish with orange peel.