The Mint Julep

Mint Julep

A great refreshing  sweet minty bourbon drink associated most often with the Kentucky Derby.




  1. In the bottom of a rocks glass drop the 3-4 sprigs of Mint
  2. Pour the 1 oz of Simple Syrup
  3. Muddle those ingredients releasing the mint oils and essence
  4. Add The Bourbon and stir to mix
  5. Top with Shaved or Crushed Ice. Pack the glass full
  6. Garnish the side with a sprig of mint and enjoy.


This is a super refreshing drink wonderful for hot days. If you use a shaved ice machine remember it is also great for making snow cones for the kids during the hot months. Kentucky Derby and Mint Julep may go hand in hand but this drink can be enjoyed any time.