Kentucky Distillers’ Association tells that the world-famous Kentucky Bourbon Trail is introducing a new logo, brochure, souvenir passport and commemorative t-shirt to mark its 10th anniversary and to celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week. “This is a significant milestone for one of Kentucky’s most popular tourism attractions,” said Eric Gregory, President of the Kentucky… Read more »

Barnstable Brown

Nick Lachey, Bobby Flay, Travis Tritt, En Vogue and other celebrity guests make their way down the red carpet and talks with them at The 2009 Barnstable Brown Derby Eve Gala. Barnstable Brown benefits the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center.

Bobby Flay at Barnstable Brown Derby Eve Gala

Food Network Host and celebrity chef Bobby Flay tells how he enjoys his bourbon at Barnstable Brown Gala. Barnstable Brown benefits the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center. More from the galas coming soon. ×

Derby Eve Galas Barnstable Brown and Mint Jubilee

View the photo gallery and sideshow below from the Mint Jubilee Gala raising funds for James Brown Graham Cancer Center and Barnstable Brown benefiting Barnstable Brown Kentucky Diabetes and Obesity Center. All photos by Mary Roffers Photography.

Guy Fieri at the Marriot Oaks Bourbon Brunch Benefiting Home of the Innocents

Food Network host and celebrity chef Guy Fieri joins The Modern Mixologist Tony Abou-Ganim for the Marriott Oaks Bourbon Brunch to benefit Home of the Innocents in the video below… × Photos of Oaks Bourbon Brunch by Mary Roffers Photography

Backside of Churchill Downs, Wednesday morning

Only three days until The 135th Kentucky Derby and takes you to the Backside of Churchill Downs. We begin our day walking around the stables, meeting new friends and characters that bring Churchill Downs to life! Video below… ×

Four Roses Julep Contest not your typical Mint Julep Recipe

Louisville bartenders and mixologists are challenged to create new versions of classic Mint Julep Bourbon Cocktails with Four Roses Bourbon. We samples these “”Rose Julep” creations at the cocktail competition at Sully’s Tavern on 4th Street Live. ×

Could there be a better night in Louisville? No.

Louisville Executive Aviation flies us in a private jet to Out of the Blue. This 5th annual exceptional collection of private aircraft and automobiles happens every year right before Derby. We end our evening by staying the one of a kind 21c Museum Hotel.

Out of the Blue 2009

We just returned from the 5th Annual Out of the Blue at Louisville Executive Aviation, showcasing an exceptional collection of private aircraft and automobiles in one spectacular evening. Our thanks to Louisville Executive Aviation for inviting us and for flying us in. We will be posting a video soon from Out of the Blue. For… Read more »

Kentucky Derby Coverage Preview

The 135th Kentucky Derby is only weeks away and we are kicking off’s 2009 Derby Coverage. The celebrities, galas and all the Derby fun! We also are including a few videos from our 2008 Derby Coverage below. × The Grand Gala, Kentucky Derby 2008 The Mint Jubilee Gala, Kentucky Derby 2008 Kentucky Derby Museum… Read more »