This Kentucky Derby drink is the perfect blend of mint, sugar and bourbon. Entertain with this signature derby drink and enjoy the race!


Ingredients:

2 tsp sugar

2 tbsp club soda, (water can be substituted) 

10 mint leaves

3 oz bourbon

Crushed ice


Directions:

Place sugar, club soda and mint leaves in a cup. Use a muddler to combine in the sugar, club soda and mint leaves together. Continue to muddle until the leaves turn a darker green. Add in the bourban and crushed ice until the ice reaches the top of the glass. Stir gently and garnish with mint leaves. Serve, enjoy and drink responsible!

mint julep

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