Mint Julep Cocktail

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  • Prep

    10 m
  • Ready In

    10 m
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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.”

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Ingredients

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Original recipe yields 1 cocktail

Directions

  1. Chill a julep cup in the freezer for about 5 minutes.
  2. Place mint leaves and simple syrup in the chilled julep cup; mash well with a cocktail muddler. Pour in bourbon and 1/2 cup crushed ice. Stir until chilled and top with remaining 1/2 cup ice.
  3. Garnish with fresh mint.

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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!

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Nutrition

Amount Per Serving (1 total)

  • Calories
  • 187 cal
  • 9%
  • Fat
  • 0 g
  • < 1%
  • Carbs
  • 3.4 g
  • 1%
  • Protein
  • 0.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium
  • 8 mg
  • < 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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