If you follow along on Instagram, you may have noticed a few weekends ago that we abandoned our Boston haunting grounds for warmer, greener Bluegrass country – Kentucky! A mini-family reunion/Rolex 3-day Event spectating/couples getaway, a few days away were just what the doctor ordered. Having grown up around horses, Kentucky for me is a bit like visiting home – just with slightly unhealthier food and prettier countryside ?
There are some absolute restaurant classics you have to hit when visiting Kentucky. My family always visits Windy Corner Market, which also has a great selection of local food products. Yes, you will wait in a horrendous line. Just consider it part of its charm. If you’re driving around bluegrass country (which you should!), Wallace Station also serves up enormously satisfying sandwiches.
Downtown Lexington itself is incredibly charming and has a burgeoning foodie scene as well. My must-visit was…