Make-Ahead Derby Menu
The SL Mint Julep and The Blush Lily
Chilled Sweet Pea Soup with Mint and Cream
We love this bright, minty soup because it adds a pop of spring color to the buffet. Make it up to 48 hours ahead of time.
Jalapeño Cheese Straws
Recipe: Jalapeño Cheese Straws
We know: You’ve got a cheese straw recipe you can make with your eyes closed. But give this subtly spicy recipe (that impressed our Test Kitchen staff!) a try.
Pork Tenderloin Sliders
Recipe: Pork Tenderloin Sliders
One carefree way to serve these cuties is to slice the tenderloins on a large cutting board, set out fresh rolls and homemade condiments, and let guests build their own sandwiches.
Honey Custard with Berries
Recipe: Honey Custard with Berries
This refreshing treat will be a great dessert for any party. If you don’t have white balsamic vinegar, substitute Champagne vinegar or apple cider vinegar.