Mint Julep

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  • Time icon
    Total Time
    10mins
  • Serves icon
    Serves
    1
  • Calories icon
    Calories
    235

Whether you're watching horses run around or you just fancy yourself a character in Gone With the Wind, try this classic cocktail of the American South. It became popular as early as the 18th century!

recipe updated Jun 27, 2018

Ingredients

  • Mint icon
    Mint
    3g
  • Simple syrup icon
    Simple syrup
    15ml
  • Bourbon icon
    Bourbon
    60ml
  • Ice icon
    Ice
    as needed
  • Mint icon
    Mint
    about 1 sprig

Tools

  • kCook icon Bar spoon
  • kCook icon Highball glass

Step preview

  1. Get a clean highball glass
  2. Add mint
  3. Add simple syrup
  4. Muddle gently
  5. Add bourbon
  6. Stir until combined
  7. Add crushed ice
  8. Stir gently
  9. Garnish with mint
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