Mint Julep: Ingredients ─ 1 c sugar; 1 c water; ½ c loosely packed mint leaves + mint sprigs for garnish; ice; 1½ oz bourbon; 2 Tbsp mint simple syrup. Instructions ─ Combine sugar and water over high heat. Stir until sugar dissolves completely. Add mint leaves, bruising them a bit with a wooden spoon. Let stand one hour; remove and discard mint leaves.Fill a pint jar with ice. Add 1-2 mint sprigs. Pour bourbon and 2 Tbsp of the syrup over the ice and stir. #Cocktail #Burbon #Mint #foodess Amazing Creative, Mint Teas, Iced Tea, Mason Jars, Cocktails Recipe, Ice Teas, Mint Julep, Drinks Recipe, Kentucky Derby
Kentucky mint juleps. 25–30 mint leaves + 2.5 oz bourbon + 1 oz simple syrup + ice + one big shake. The perfect mint julep to strain over crushed ice.
Mint Julep - Bourbon and mint-infused simple syrup. Fill glass with crushed ice, garnish with a mint sprig.