Woodford Reserve® Teams Up with Fashion & Mixology’s Most Notable Names to Create $1,000 Kentucky Derby® Mint Julep Cup

always love the derby cups.

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A modern twist on the classic cocktail honors the program’s 10th anniversary and benefits Wounded Warrior Equestrian Program

April 13, 2015, Louisville, KY—Woodford Reserve today unveils the 2015 edition of its beloved $1,000 Mint Julep Cup available at the Kentucky Derby and benefiting the Wounded Warrior Equestrian Program. Now in its 10th year, the 2015 iteration was designed in partnership with fashion designer Billy Reid and mixologist Pamela Wiznitzer, resulting in a Mint Julep that’s distinctly modern.

The signature Mint Julep cups were designed by Billy Reid and handcrafted at Louisville-based jeweler From the Vault. The cups pay tribute to Derbies past, while at the same time looking to the future of this iconic event.

“I was inspired by a book I had found many years ago while researching the Kentucky Derby,” said Billy Reid. “The Derby is an event steeped in heritage and tradition, and I’m honored to have been…

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