The first Saturday in May is vastly approaching…be sure to have all the ingredients needed to serve the BEST Mint Julep!  According to, “The Mint Julep has been the official drink of The Kentucky Derby since 1938”. “It’s traditionally served in a silver cup”. “The basic recipe for a julep has been around since the mid 1800s, some say even longer than that”. “Recipes for medicinal purposes have been found dating back even further”.  (Read Article HERE)  Purchase your fresh mint (HERE)