Posted: 5/30/2017 8:00:42 AM
May 30 - The Kentucky Derby may be over, but Mint Julep day is not. May 30th is “National Mint Julep Day” and after searching the web high and low, I found the official Kentucky Derby Mint Julep recipe just for you. Here is the “Old Forester Mint Julep” that is served almost 120,000 times over the two-day period at the Derby. Bottoms up! 
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Posted: 5/26/2017 8:00:32 AM
May 26 - Memorial Day signals that summer is coming and that grilling season is here. Dust off that grill, clean the grates and fire it up because we have a recipe for you to get the season off right. Boca Grove’s Executive Chef Dominick Laudia has the perfect “Memorial Day Grilled Watermelon and Shrimp Salad with Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette” for you to make, not just for Memorial Day, but all summer long.  
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Posted: 5/24/2017 8:00:30 AM
May 24 - “National Wine Day” (May 25th) is coming! Let’s get prepared by knowing what the common types of wine are so that we can celebrate with a good taste in our mouth. With a little help from winefolly.com we have the eight common types of wine broken down by taste, style, description, food pairings and the best alternates. Trust me, when you are done with this blog post you will know what wine you want every day for every meal and be able to pass a wine test given by Boca Grove’s Food and Beverage Director Pierre Leon. We will start with full-bodied and savory and finish with light and sweet. 
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Posted: 5/20/2017 8:30:36 AM
May 20 - We here at Boca Grove are lucky enough that swim season is almost year-round, but with school ending in a few weeks and summer officially starting, the days spent at the pool and beach will be officially getting into full swing. With the days full of water fun, we want to make sure everyone stays safe as well. In honor of “Water Safety Month” and “National Learn to Swim Day” (May 20) here are some water safety tips from the Red Cross to make your summer water time not only fun, but also safe.
 
by Heather Dupree
Posted: 5/12/2017 12:26:24 PM
May 12 - May 13th is “National Apple Pie Day” and as we all know the best way to celebrate national days is to EAT something delicious. Boca Grove Executive Chef Dominick Laudia has shared with us his Apple Crumb Pie recipe so that we can all celebrate “National Apple Pie Day” the right way, eating something delicious.   
by Heather Dupree