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Holly Hill Inn

426 N Winter St

Midway, KY 40347

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The 4th Annual Savory Cycle


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Savory Cycle 2017

Kentucky and specifically the central Kentucky Bluegrass Region are littered with various organized bicycle rides. Our goal is to create an experience where you enjoy the freedom of the bicycle, the beauty of the bluegrass, and the bounty of our farmers; all while savoring the skills and knowledge of some of Kentucky’s most talented chefs.

Registration Closes on Thursday, September 21st at midnight so register before then to be a part of this great event!!

Note that the event is limited to 150 participants and this is year we are offering tiered pricing, with the first 25 tickets offered at $85, the next 50 tickets at $100, and the remainder at $125 so sign up fast to get our early bird rates!


Savory Cycle is a bike ride that features unique pit stops at various restaurants and distilleries for you to eat and drink some of the best food in the region. Think of it as a progressive day of eating across the bluegrass.

There are two routes, a 25 mile ride to Woodford Reserve and back, and a metric century (62 miles). The Metric Century will also travel to Woodford Reserve, and will have two additional rest stops stocked with local healthy fare to fuel your ride. Have a friend that doesn’t want to ride? Worry not: There is a dinner-only ticket option for the finale, which will feature music, dinner, and good times.

Why? To celebrate the thriving local food and beverage culture in central Kentucky, to contribute to the vibrant cycling community, and to raise awareness aof nd money for Broke Spoke Community Bike Shop.

When? Sunday, September 24, 2017

Where? The ride begins and ends at Holly Hill Inn located in Midway, Kentucky

To Help You Remember Your Savory Cycle Experience - If you register before September 1, 2017 you will receive our commemorative Savory Cycle folding knife!


Chef Ouita Michel and Chef Nat Henton are developing a fabulous menu for the event! We are excited to be offering such an exciting varitey of foods and drinks; menu details will be provided closer to the event.

Food will be provided at the following stops:

  • Holly Hill Inn Before the Ride: Continental Breakfast

  • Rest Stop #1 (Metric Century Route Only) Snacks

  • Woodford Reserve Lunch Stop Lunch and Music on the creek

  • Rest Stop #2 (Metric Century Route Only) Snacks

  • Holly Hill Inn Dinner following the ride


Lunch at Woodford Reserve

  • Mixed Greens Salad - With bourbon-soaked strawberries, red onion, crumbled goat cheese with lemon pepper, toasted hazelnuts and a bourbon-balsamic vinaigrette

  • Vegan Kale Caesar - Tender baby kale dressed with our homemade Vegan Caesar dressing, red onion and croutons

  • Woodford Grinder - Mortadella, capicola, pepperoni, provolone cheese, lettuce tomato, housemade giardiniera, red onion and italian vinaigrette on a Midway Bakery baguette

  • Barrelhead Grilled Pizza - Roasted eggplant, tomato and grilled broccoli, olive oil roasted garlic sauce, fresh mozzarella and parmigiano reggiano

Buffet Dinner at Holly Hill Inn

Salad - Spinach and artisan greens, tossed with crispy chick peas, grapefruit segments, red onion, feta and a Rye avocado vinaigrette


  • Grilled Jerk Chicken - Bone in pieces of chicken rubbed in our housemade spice blend

  • Grilled Corvina - Whole filets of corvina, wrapped in banana leaves and grilled

  • Housemade Salsas - Fresh pineapple and mango salsa, Pico de gallo, Tomatillo salsa


  • Red Beans and Rice - Slow simmered red beans and spices over brown rice, topped green onion

  • Slow Cooked Collards, Kale and Mustard Greens - A Kentucky Heritage Recipe with ham hock, onion, garlic and hot pepper vinegar on the side

Assorted desserts and sweets from Midway Bakery


All routes will begin and end at Holly Hill Inn in Midway, Kentucky. After the rides, dinner, drinks and live music will happen at Holly Hill.

All riders are required to wear a helmet.


25 miles with stops at Holly Hill Inn, Woodford Reserve, and back to Holly Hill Inn.

Map of route:

Five-course metric century:

62 miles with continental breakfast at Holly Hill and 3 stops including our traditional lunch stop at Woodford Reserve Distillery.

Map of route:

No-Sweat Route: Join your cyclist friends for dinner at Holly Hill Inn

Notes about Routes and Pace: The routes will be open to normal traffic. Maps and cue sheets will be provided and the course will be marked for easy navigation. Your pace is up to you. We encourage you to not make this a speed or “training” ride but to slow down, enjoy the beautiful bluegrass and your companions. However, we do ask that you be respectful and that you work to make each stop during the allotted window of time. If you get done a bit early, enjoy a West Sixth beer or some Woodford Reserve bourbon at Holly Hill Inn prior to dinner service. We think it will work best if you average 13 mph during the ride.

Route Support: Along the route at each stop we will have extra nutrition, water, general bike tools, pump, and emergency supplies such as suntan lotion, etc. Additionally, we will have a sag wagon (broomwagon) in case someone has difficulty with the distance, is too far behind, or has mechanical problems.

Rain Policy: Due to the nature of this event and the amount of preplanning, ordering food, and cooking, we are a 100% rain or shine ride. However, if the weather is not favorable on the day of the event, we encourage you to partner with other friends and carpool to each location. We will not be able to provide refunds due to weather.

Tours of Woodford Reserve - If you would like to take a tour of Woodford Reserve when you're there for lunch, pleas bring $14 with you to pay for your tour. You also may want to reserve a spot to make sure there is room for you! For more information about the distillery and tours, go here


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please e-mail us at if you have questions or need additional information.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No - We will have your name on our list, however if you would like to bring your printed ticket, that's fine!

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You may transfer your ticket to someone else by e-mailing us and asking us to change the information - contact us at

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, it's okay if you notify us in advance that someone else will be using your registration and you give us that person's name.

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