The Kentucky Derby® VIP Experience

Round trip coach class airfare for Prize Winner and one guest to Louisville, Kentucky

Two tickets to the Kentucky Oaks® and Kentucky Derby® 2019

VIP tour of American Beverage Marketers

Three nights hotel accommodations

All Meals (excluding alcoholic beverages)

*Details apply. Please see rules and regulations below.

We’re chomping at the bit to see how people all across the country use Master of Mixes.

Share your most masterful recipe with us for a chance to win the prize. Submit any recipe you’d bet on—food or beverage. Our passion for premium flavors extends to the culinary world, too. Need some inspiration? Browse our products here.

"The Prize Winner chosen by random drawing will win the Kentucky Derby® VIP Experience. By entering, each entrant confirms having read these official rules and agrees that she/he understands and will comply with them.

Official Rules for Master of Mixes

Kentuky Derby VIP Weekend Sweepstakes

  1. No purchase necessary to win.


    The sweepstakes is open to residents of the United States who are 21 years of age or older. This sweepstakes is void where prohibited by U.S., federal, state and local laws, regulations, ordinances and codes.

  2. Sweepstakes Description.


    To enter the Master of Mixes® Kentucky Derby® VIP Experience Sweepstakes (hereinafter “Sweepstakes”) sponsored by American Beverage Marketers (hereinafter “Sponsor”), submit a food or beverage recipe using one or more Master of Mixes® product(s) as an ingredient. Submit your recipe online at www.mixologypro.com. One Prize Winner will be chosen by random drawing on February 8, 2019.

  3. Prize.


    The Prize Winner chosen by random drawing will win the Kentucky Derby® VIP Experience (the “Prize”) which includes the following:

    • Round trip coach class airfare for Prize Winner and one guest to Louisville, Kentucky from the major U.S. airport nearest Prize Winner’s residence (estimated retail value: $1,000);
    • Two tickets to the Kentucky Oaks® and Kentucky Derby® 2019 (estimated retail value $8,000);
    • VIP tour of American Beverage Marketers (estimated retail value N/A);
    • Three nights hotel accommodations (estimated retail value $1,600); and
    • All Meals (excluding alcoholic beverages)(estimated retail value $1,000)

    *Details apply. Please see rules and regulations below.

    Sponsor will determine airline, flight itinerary, hotel accommodations and price for meal reimbursement in its sole discretion. If, in the judgment of the Sponsor, air travel is not required due to Prize Winner’s proximity to Louisville, ground transportation will be substituted for roundtrip air travel at Sponsor’s sole discretion. The difference in value will not be awarded to the Prize Winner. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight.

    Travel and accommodations are non-transferable, with no cash redemption or equivalent. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize, or a component thereof, for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize may become unavailable for any reason. If the Prize Winner is unable to fulfill the prize, the Prize Winner forfeits the prize in its entirety and an alternate winner may be selected. Incidentals, alcoholic beverages and tips on meals are the responsibility of the Prize Winner. Al other expenses not specifically identified as included in the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner. Prize Winner and travel companion are responsible for obtaining travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance) at their option and hereby acknowledge that the Sponsor will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance. Prize Winner and travel companion must travel the same itinerary and on the dates and/or times specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Once the travel companion is selected he/she may not be substituted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. The Prize Winner and companion are solely responsible for obtaining all identification documents necessary for domestic travel. Travel companion of Prize Winner must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age or older.

    All federal, state and local income taxes, insurance, licensing, registration and fees connected to the prize or the sole responsibility of the winner. It is the responsibility of the winner to claim the value in his or personal tax returns. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. The Prize Winner will be issued a 1099 tax form for the actual value of the Prize.

  4. Eligibility Requirements.


    To be eligible, all entrants must meet the following requirements: 1) provide all information requested in the online entry form; 2) be at least twenty-one (21) years of age; 3) be a resident of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia (excluding residents of Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories and possessions and where prohibited by law). The following persons are not eligible to enter the sweepstakes: (a) employees of American Beverage Marketers, its affiliates, subsidiaries, officers or directors and (b) immediate family members and persons living in the same house as the persons identified above.

  5. Timing.


    The Sweepstakes begins on January 1, 2018 at 9:00 a.m., Eastern Time and ends on December 31, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (the “Entry Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for this Sweepstakes.

  6. Entry.


    To enter online, visit www.mixologypro.com and access the online entry form to enter your recipe. The recipe may be for a food or beverage and must use one or more Master of Mixes® product(s) as an ingredient. Entrant will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes upon successful completion of the entry form and submission of a recipe. The Sponsor reserves the right to contact entrants whose email address is submitted as part of the Sweepstakes. Entrants may then choose to opt out of future email notifications. YOU MUST ENTER THE DRAWING BY ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION. NO US MAIL OR FAX ENTRIES PERMITTED. THE PURCHASE OF THE SPONSORS’ PRODUCTS DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING THE PRIZE.

  7. Limitation of Liability


    The use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used in connection with the entry will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to show proof that they are the authorized account holder. All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM YOU TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.

    By entering you agree to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, representatives and agents, advertising and promotion agencies, promotion partners and prize suppliers and all of their respective affiliated companies, employees, officers, directors and shareholders (the “Released Entities”), from and against all claims and damages or liability arising in connection with your participation and/or entry in the Sweepstakes and/or your receipt or use of any prize awarded in this Sweepstakes or due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in any Sweepstakes related activity. Except where prohibited by law, the winner’s entry and acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor to use said winner’s any travel companion’s names, photographs, likenesses, statements, biographical information, voices and city and state addresses on a worldwide basis and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation.

    The Released Entities are not responsible if the Prize cannot be awarded or fulfilled due to circumstances beyond Sponsor’s control, including, without limitation, acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or terrorism.

  8. Random Drawing.


    The Prize Winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries on approximately January 8, 2018 and will be contacted by email on the date of the drawing. Odds of winning vary by participation and the number of eligible entries. Entrants are responsible for providing valid email addresses and checking their respective email accounts, including spam folders, for notifications related to the Sweepstakes. Sponsor shall have no liability for any winner notification intercepted or not received by a potential winner for any reason or received by a potential winner for any reason or received by potential winner after expiration of notification/response deadline identified herein. If a potential winner does not respond within five (5) days of the first notification attempt and provide his or her full contact information, or if the prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries. If any potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries. If the first potential winner is disqualified, ineligible or forfeits his or prize, Sponsor, at its sole discretion, may successively attempt to contact up to five potential winners of the Grand Prize and if there is still no confirmed winner of the Grand Prize after such attempts have been made, the prize may go unawarded.

    The Prize Winner’s name may be obtained after the Prize is awarded and claimed by the Prize Winner, by mailing a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: American Beverage Marketers, 810 Progress Boulevard, New Albany, IN 47150.

  9. Choice of Law.


    All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these rules, or the rights and obligations of any entrant or the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Indiana without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Indiana. Any action or litigation concerning this Sweepstakes shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in Floyd County, Indiana and you expressly consent to the jurisdiction and venue in such courts and waive all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts. Any claims, judgments and/or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes. You hereby waive any rights or claims to attorneys’ fees, indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages of entrant. Entrants agree that the rights and obligations of any entrant shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action. Any claim must be brought within one year of the date the cause of action occurred or be barred.

By entering, each entrant confirms having read these official rules and agrees that she/he understand and will comply with them.