This cocktail is as much a part of Southern culture as hospitality. With pronounced sugar and mint notes, the Mint Julep goes exceedingly well with long summer days, horses, pretty hats and good company.
Prep Time 10minutes
Total Time 10minutes
Author Creative Culinary
Fresh mint leaves
2ouncesMaker’s Mark® Bourbon
Gently muddle mint in the bottom of a julep cup to express the oils.
Add crushed ice.
Mix together the bourbon and simple syrup in a bar glass and pour over the crused ice.