Saturday, May 15, 2004

Preakness Black-eyed Susan

Preakness Black-eyed Susan
1 ounce vodka
1 ounce rum
3/4 ounce triple sec
Lime wedge
Pineapple juice
Orange juice

Fill a 12-ounce glass with ice. Add vodka, rum and triple sec. Add lime wedge and equal parts of pineapple juice and orange juice. Shake well and serve. Makes 1 serving.

Black-Eyed Susan
1-1/4 cup Vodka
1-1/4 cup Light rum
3/4 cup Triple sec
1 tblsp fresh Lime juice
4 cups Pineapple juice
4 cups Orange juice
Ice ring with fruits (pineapple, lemon, grapes)
Mixing instructions:
Chill all ingredients. Just before serving combine in a punch bowl. Unmold ice ring and float in bowl. Serve in tall glasses. Makes 10 large servings.

Pimlico's Black Eyed Susan Drink
makes two 12oz glasses

1oz Vodka
1oz Mount Gay Eclipse Rum
1/2 oz Cointreau
6 oz Orange Juice
3 oz Pineapple Juice

Combine ingredients, stir, and pour over crushed ice. Garnish with a pineapple, orange slice, and cherry brochette.

Derby Champ Smarty Jones Wins Preakness

Smarty Jones blazed into the lead turning for home and won the Preakness by a record 11 1/2 lengths on Saturday, setting the stage for a dramatic Triple Crown try at the Belmont Stakes in three weeks.

The undefeated colt has a chance to become just the 12th Triple Crown champion and the first to sweep the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont since Affirmed in 1978.