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Preakness Stakes 2018: What is in a Black Eyed Susan Drink?

Mint juleps are a staple of the Kentucky Derby and Rutledge Wood finds out how to make them, both on a budget and with no expense spared.

For those trying to embrace the spirit of the Preakness Stakes, there’s a special drink of choice that will help you enjoy the festivities at Pimlico.

The Black Eyed Susan is to the Preakness what the Mint Julep is to the Kentucky Derby.
Preakness Stakes: What Time, Where to Watch and More

Want to make one on your own at home? Here’s the recipe:

  • 1/2 cup pineapple juice
  • 3/4 cup orange juice
  • 3 Ts vodka
  • 3 Ts light rum
  • 2 Ts orange liqueur
  • Crushed ice
  • Garnishes include: lime slices, fresh cherries

Preakness Stakes Schedule
What: 143rd Preakness Stakes
When: May 19th, 2018
Post Time: 6:48 p.m. ET
Where to Watch: NBC, NBC Sports App

Click for the full Preakness Stakes race weekend schedule.