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Foodie Agenda: $35 Prix Fixe, Derby de Mayo, and a Nepal Benefit

Plus, chef change-ups in St. Helena, Trestle opens in Jackson Square, and a preview of forthcoming veg-centric restaurant, Citizen Fox. 

Kentucky Derby Day at Golden Gate Fields

Horses leave the gate at Golden Gate Fields.

While we're all still hat-struck from The Royal Wedding, let's not forget that the Kentucky Derby, our own national excuse to wear crazy hats, is just a week away. Make sure yours gets noticed next Saturday at Kentucky Derby Day at Golden Gate Fields -- a day of horse racing (first race starts at 11:45 am), mint juleps (served in Kentucky Derby souvenir glasses all day) and hat contests (there's a total of $1800 in prize money for the best hats).

Three No-Fail Mint Julep Recipes from Rickhouse's Erick Castro

It's Kentucky Derby time, which means the pressure is on to make a killer mint julep.

So in the name of great Derby parties citywide, we're teaming up with to bring you three no-fail julep recipes from Erick Castro, bartender and general manager of Rickhouse. Check out the recipes below and read the full article on



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