Mint Julep

What is the Mint Julep Cocktail?

The mint julep is a classic bourbon cocktail well known as the premier drink of the Kentucky Derby.

Mint Julep Ingredients

  • 2 oz bourbon
  • 0.25 oz simple syrup
  • 0.75 oz lemon juice

Mint Julep Recipe

  • In a rocks glass, muddle the mint and syrup
  • Add the bourbon and crushed ice
  • Stir until chilled
  • Garnish with more mint leaves