Bourbon

Mint Julep

The traditional Derby Day cocktail, and a southern ritual crafted from bourbon, simple syrup and mint.

Ingredients

2 oz.

1/2 oz.

Simple Syrup

3

Fresh Mint Leaves

Crushed Ice

Instructions

Step 1

Express the essential oils in the mint and rub them inside the glass.

Step 2

To the same glass, add simple syrup, bourbon, and crushed ice.

Step 3

Stir.

Step 4

Garnish with more ice, fresh mint, and powdered sugar.