Our Favorite Mint Julep Recipe
Published on April 26, 2018
Our favorite Mint Julep recipe is pretty simple. With just four ingredients, it's easy to remember and let's your favorite bourbon shine. Cheers. Ingredients 1/2 oz. superfine sugar 1 oz. hot water 8 mint leaves, plus one mint sprig 2 oz. your favorite bourbon Preparation 1. Dissolve the sugar in the hot water in a julep cup or old fashioned glass 2. Add mint leaves and gently press them with a spoon to squeeze the oils out 3. Add bourbon 4. Fill glass with cracked ice 5. Stir and serve with a mint sprig and straw Bonus tip: If you live near a Sonic, you can purchase a bag of their "nugget ice" for an even more authentic Mint Julep.