Recipe by Allrecipes
"The Mint Julep deserves to be enjoyed all summer long, so do yourself a favor and try this refreshing classic cocktail before and after the Kentucky Derby."
Hmm. None of these ingredients are on sale today.
Show ingredients on sale
Sort stores by
Save money at local stores when ingredients are on sale!
Watch video tips and tricks
2 1/2 fluid ounces
crushed ice, divided
fresh mint for garnish
I am wondering if 1 teaspoon was supposed to be 1 tablespoon. Basically it is straight bourbon otherwise.
We kept working on the formula and decided we liked more mint and more syrup. Of course by the 5th round we thought they were excellent. It turned out to be an epic Derby Day.
Maybe some citrus soda or peach brandy would have mellowed the flavor a bit. But then it wouldn't be a traditional julep.
This is a nice stiff drink. I drank a few sips, as is, then decided to add a splash of Diet 7Up for bubbles. CHEERS, Alrecipes!
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Mint Julep Cocktail
Serving Size: 1/1 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 1
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: < 1
Rhubarb adds its tangy flavor to everything from salsa to lemonade. Don't forget the pie.
Warm weather calls for a cold, fruity smoothie. Choose from over 400 refreshing recipes.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!
Watch a professional bartender mix up a classic Mint Julep.
See how to make a refreshing spiced rum-based cocktail.
Watch a professional bartender put a simple twist on a whiskey sour.