Mint Julep for Derby Day

Photo Credit: Nancy Newcomer

Enjoy a refreshing, traditional cocktail for Derby Day…the Mint Julep!

  • 1.5 shots bourbon (I prefer Maker’s Mark but feel free to enjoy your favorite)
  • 1.5 tsp sugar
  • Fresh mint leaves
  • Water
  • Ice
  • 1 – Muddle mint leaves, sugar, and splash of water in a rocks glass or julep cup.
  • 2 – Add bourbon, water, and fill glass with crushed ice and stir.
  • 3 – Garnish with fresh mint.




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