Kentucky Derby Party Planning with Samantha Capaldi

Break out the bar cart and that wide-brim hat, the Kentucky Derby is back! Time to gear up for one of the most fashionable events of the year and the fastest two minutes in sports.

Whether you’re planning an elaborate soirée or hosting an intimate party, having the perfect drink and entertainment options will create an unforgettable gathering.

Renowned sommelier and entertaining expert, Samantha Capaldi, helps you plan the perfect Derby party – from her favorite Derby bites and southern sweet treats to sharing a step-by-step recipe that puts a bubbly twist on the classic mint julep as well as other traditional southern food classics and wine pairings.