Betty's Whisky Sundaes -- KY Derby, 2016

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May. 09, 2016

Betty demonstrates how to make Whisky Sundaes for Derby Day in Kentucky (May 7, 2016). These sundaes can be used as a dessert or as a drink. They contain Makers Mark bourbon whisky.


Bourbon whisky 1 1/2 Tablespoon , divided
Whipping cream 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , whipped
Green food colouring 3 Drop
Vanilla ice cream To Taste
Chopped pecans To Taste
Maraschino cherries 6



Fold ½ tablespoon bourbon whisky into whipped cream. 

Tint pastel green, using a few drops of green food coloring. Set aside. 

In sherbet glasses, place 2 or 3 dips of vanilla ice cream. 

Pour ½ tablespoon bourbon whisky over the top of the ice cream. 


Top with whipped cream, sprinkle with chopped pecans, and garnish with a maraschino cherry. Serve immediately and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 540Calories from Fat 366

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 41 g63.1%

Saturated Fat 26 g130%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 35 mg1.46%

Total Carbohydrates 20 g6.7%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 18 g

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*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet