This book is the ultimate guide to entertaining with bourbon and Kentucky style. Every aspect of party planning from invitations and decorating to setting up a bar and buffet is described in detail. Chapters guide readers through steps for conducting their own bourbon tastings, as well as bourbon and food pairings and recipes for authentic Kentucky dishes and bourbon cocktails. One chapter is devoted specifically to Kentucky Derby-themed parties. Another describes how several of the state’s bourbon distilleries put on special events. Whether new to bourbon or long acquainted with America’s native spirit, readers will find tips and tricks for hosting the perfect bourbon-themed occasion.