Kentucky Bourbon -- check.
Simple Syrup -- freshly steeped and chilled
Fresh Mint -- potted and on the sundeck ready to smoosh and sniff.
Julep Cups -- washed and polished
Roses on the table -- check
Tomorrow on Derby Day, we'll drink to the memory of Barbaro and all who fought so hard to save that magnificent horse.
I hope the Queen wears a lovely hat.
Okay, who is gonna invite us over for the race?
I'll bring the julep fixin's and the cheese straws.