Friday, May 20, 2011

Maryland's Preakness Stakes

The track conditions are listed as "fast" and the count-down is on for the 136th running of the Preakness Stakes.

In honor of Maryland's most famous horse race, here is the delicious recipe for a Black Eyed Susan, the official drink of the Preakness. Cheers!

Black Eyed Susan
The Official Drink of The Preakness from The Maryland Jockey Club
Serves 2

1 ounce Vodka

1 ounce Mt. Gay Rum

½ ounce Cointreau or Triple Sec

6 ounces Orange Juice

3 Ounces Pineapple Juice

Mix ingredients together and serve over crushed ice in a tall glass.
Garnish with a wedge of pineapple, and orange slice, or a cherry.