Mint Julep

Serve these minted whiskey drinks with fried chicken and deviled eggs for a southern-style Kentucky Derby party.

Serves: 1Hands-on: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 1


  • 6 large mint leaves
  • 2 oz. Kentucky bourbon
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • 1 mint sprig


  • Place the mint leaves, bourbon, and sugar in the bottom of a cocktail shaker and mash the mint leaves with a muddler.
  • Add ice and shake well.
  • Strain into a tall glass filled with ice and garnish with mint sprig.