Patty Stinson of Louisville drinks a mint julep at the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville on May 5, 2007. (Credit: AP)
The run for the roses is equalled only by the bolt for the bourbon.
The 140th Kentucky Derby flashes its two minutes of glory Saturday at Churchill Downs. Accordingly, many mint juleps will be consumed in silver cups. Almost as important, California Chrome is the 9-5 favorite.
Making a mint julep isn't as difficult, for example, as Harry's Holiday (43-1) winning the race. Just use the...
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