The mint julep is a classic cocktail most commonly thought of as the official drink of the Kentucky Derby.
3 to 5 mint leaves
1 teaspoon powdered sugar
2 teaspoons water
2 to 2 1/2 ounces Woodford Reserve Bourbon
- To a glass add mint, powdered sugar, and water, then muddle.
- Add 2 21/2 ounces of Woodford Reserve Bourbon and top with crushed ice.
Makes 1 serving.
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