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Derby Sundae

A dessert perfect for the first Saturday in May
Derby Sundae
Photo courtesy of Churchill Downs

A Churchill Downs twist on the classic sundae. Put on the most outlandish hat you can find and enjoy this festive dessert!

Recipe courtesy of Churchill Downs

Ready in
2 m
2 m
(prepare time)
1 m
(cook time)


  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • Woodford Reserve Mint Julep syrup
  • Whipped cream
  • 1 Woodford Reserve bourbon-infused cherry
  • Mint for garnish


Combine vanilla ice cream with Woodford Reserve Mint Julep syrup.

Top with whipped cream, a Woodford Reserve bourbon-infused cherry, and mint garnish.

Serve in a famous Kentucky Derby mint julep glass.