For bars, Derby weekend is julep time

For bars, Derby weekend is julep time

It's Kentucky Derby time, and along with watching the races and ladies in big hats, sipping on mint juleps is a time-honored tradition.
 
Louisville restaurants like Proof on Main are getting ready for an increase in traffic this weekend from visitors in town for the Derby. Sarah Robbins, vice president of operations and general manager, said julep sales on Derby weekend jump to "at least triple to five times of the number we serve normally."

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