Bred: Jim Plemmons (Ky.)
Sire: Candy Ride
Dam: Somethingbeautiful, by Lil E. Tee
Kettle Corn earned a breakthrough stakes win in 2011 when he scored in the Native Diver Handicap (G3). He continued to compete at an elite level in 2012, plaing in multiple graded stakes, including a runner-up finish in the Californian Stakes (G2) and a third-place finish in the Hollywood Gold Cup Handicap (G1).