With the Kentucky Derby right around the corner, we've got bourbon and heavy-duty snacks on the brain -- anything that can sustain us for a full day of bets and wide-brimmed hats. The race itself may only last a few minutes, but you'll work up an appetite cheering, and plus -- these treats are worth sticking around for.
More on Food52: Check out our Southern Entertaining collection for all things Derby Day.
Brandade Croquettes by lastnightsdinner
Homemade Alcoholic Ginger Beer by Catherine Lamb
Michael Ruhlman's Rosemary-Brined, Buttermilk Fried Chicken by Genius Recipes
Spicy Shrimp by Helen
Parker & Otis' Pimento Cheese (+ Grilled Sandwiches with Bacon and Tomato) by Genius Recipes
Mint Julep by Erik Lombardo
Sugar Steak with Bourbon by Amanda Hesser
Hot Dogs with Fake Sauerkraut Relish by QueenSashy
Cheese Biscuits by Merrill Stubbs
Edna Lewis & Scott Peacock's Shrimp Grits by Genius Recipes
Kentucky Hot Toddy by Table9
This article originally appeared on Food52.com: 11 Recipes for Derby Day.
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