Kentucky Mint Julep
The legendary drink of the Kentucky Derby, the Kentucky Mint Julep is a quintessential Kentucky cocktail.
- 2.5 oz Kentucky Bourbon
- 3/4 oz Simple Syrup
- 4-5 Mint Leaves more for garnish
- Crushed Ice
In the bottom of a Derby glass, add simple syrup + 4-5 mint leaves. Muddle.
Liberally fill glass with crushed ice.
Stir, garnish with mint, and enjoy!