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Kentucky Derby


Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Louisville, Kentucky-Bourbon & Beyond

With just shy of 1.3 million residents, Louisville may not be a big city like neighbors Chicago or Nashville, but it is larger than life in spirit and old fashioned hospitality. Perhaps, it is the ratio of aging bourbon barrels to people, roughly 5 to 1, that keeps everyone so happy.  I was excited to

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

Eulogy for Eight Belles

After running the race of her life, she lost her life. Eight Belles…20-1 odds, the only filly in the field at the 134th running of the Kentucky Derby, and yesterday at the Kentucky Oaks, her trainer, Larry...

Friday, May 2nd, 2008

Kentucky Barfy!

So there I was in a private car driving home from stunning Lexington-area horse country with famed restauranteur Danny Meyer. Between his business calls, I was hoping to talk to him about food, restaurants and travel. Earlier,...