<div>Bourbon News & Notes: Woodford Reserve $1,000 Mint Julep; Bardstown Bourbon Co. mobile tasting room</div>
BOURBON NEWS & NOTES – for 9 April 2021, by Susan Reigler Mint Julep Month Recipe of the Week – Woodford Reserve $1,000 Kentucky Derby Julep The proceeds from this year’s sale of the Woodford Reserve $1,000 Mint Julep, now in its sixteenth year, will benefit PPAATH, Project to Protect African-American Turf History. The Kentucky-based non-profit works to tell the history of the Black jockeys who were the majority of riders in 19th and early 20th century American racing. Considered the first American professional athletes, they dominated the sport, winning 15 Kentucky Derbies between 1875 and 1902. That includes Oliver Lewis aboard Aristides, the very first Derby winner, and Isaac Mur ......Read more