Best Things To Do in Louisville

Best Things To Do in Louisville

Omni Louisville Hotel Is Now Open!

Omni Louisville Hotel Is Now Open!

Posted Mar 6, 2018

The new Omni Louisville Hotel is now open! They welcomed their first guest on March 6.  The hotel offers 612 guest rooms and 34 luxurious suites, as well as 70,000 square feet of meeting and event space featuring 20 unique and authentic experiences under one roof. 

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John Varanese: A Unique Culinary Talent on the Louisville Restaurant Scene

John Varanese: A Unique Culinary Talent on the Louisville Restaurant Scene

Posted Nov 2, 2017

John Varanese relocated to Louisville, Kentucky, from Charleston, South Carolina, in 1998 when he was hired by local favorite Azalea to be the Executive Chef. By 2008, he was opening his namesake restaurant Varanese on historic Frankfort Avenue. He is currently one of the area’s premier chefs, and his restaurants have become dining destinations that have drawn huge crowds each year.

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Behind the Barrel: Best Kentucky Bourbon Distilleries and Tours

Behind the Barrel: Best Kentucky Bourbon Distilleries and Tours

Posted Oct 30, 2017

No two Kentucky bourbon distilleries are exactly the same, so you’ll discover new and intriguing bourbon-making secrets during every tour, since each one offers an introduction and insight into their own unique way of making this legendary spirit. The introductions to four of the best bourbon distilleries and tours below will serve as an excellent beginning to your Kentuckybourbon making adventures!

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Evan Williams Bourbon Experience Review: The Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience Review: The Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Posted Oct 20, 2017

Even people who have never set foot in Kentucky know that the Bluegrass State loves its bourbon, and the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience in Louisville is designed to give attendees a real taste of this rich heritage as the first official stop on the well-traveled Kentucky Bourbon Trail. Here is our review of the immersive Evan Williams Bourbon Traditional Tour & Tasting experience!

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Visit Wild Rita's Modern Mexican Restaurant & Tequila Bar

Posted Oct 16, 2017

It is difficult to track down the exact beginnings of the Margarita cocktail. There are several stories… All completely different… Connecting the Margarita to its Mexican origins. Legends do point to it being originated in the late 1930’s and Jose Cuervo was known to have run the first advertisement for the Margarita in 1945.

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Experience the Barton 1792 Distillery Tour in Bardstown, Kentucky

Experience the Barton 1792 Distillery Tour in Bardstown, Kentucky

Posted Sep 25, 2017

The iconic Barton 1792 Distillery was established in 1879 and is still open today as the oldest fully-operating Kentucky bourbon distillery in Bardstown, Kentucky.

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Dining at Martini Italian Bistro at the Paddock Shops in Louisville

Dining at Martini Italian Bistro at the Paddock Shops in Louisville

Posted Jul 11, 2017

As my date and I were finishing up our much-needed shopping spree, our hunger started getting the best of us. We had spent the day out east trying to find respective outfits for our friend’s wedding the following weekend and hadn’t planned for dinner. We decided to try this restaurant across the way called Martini Italian Bistro, which is located in the Paddock Shops lifestyle center (formerly The Summit) and we couldn’t have picked a better spot!

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My Old Kentucky Homemade: Kern's Kitchen and Derby-Pie®

My Old Kentucky Homemade: Kern's Kitchen and Derby-Pie®

Posted Jun 28, 2017

Handcrafted for more than 60 years in Louisville, Kern’s Derby-Pie® chocolate nut pie is a true – and truly delicious – Kentucky tradition. Leaudra and Walter Kern, along with their son George, created the very first Derby-Pie® in 1954 at the Melrose Inn, which was located in Prospect, Kentucky. To this day, Kern’s Kitchen still crafts each pie, one at a time, according to that legendary secret recipe.

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Bluegrass and Backroads: Kern's Kitchen & Derby-Pie®

Posted Jun 15, 2017

My Old Kentucky Homemade - Kern’s Kitchen – Derby-Pie®

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