Maker's Mark® Mint Julep

2 parts Maker's Mark® Bourbon 1/2 part Simple Syrup 6-8 Fresh Mint Leaves Garnish: Mint
Add mint leaves and simple syrup into a julep cup and gently muddle. Add ice and top with Maker’s Mark® Bourbon. Stir until glass is chilled. Garnish with a mint sprig.

To make your own simple syrup, combine 1 cup of granulated sugar and 1 cup distilled water in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Stir constantly until sugar has dissolved. Set aside to cool.
The quintessential cocktail of the South, the classic Mint Julep wears many hats. Perfect for sitting on the porch or cooling off on a hot summer night, this Maker’s Mark® Mint Julep recipe combines smooth bourbon with fresh mint and simple syrup for a refreshingly sweet spring or summer cocktail.

QUICK FACTS

MAIN SPIRIT

Bourbon

FLAVOR

Sweet

SKILL LEVEL

Advanced

ingredients

  • 2 parts Maker's Mark® Bourbon
  • 1/2 part Simple Syrup
  • 6-8 Fresh Mint Leaves
  • Garnish: Mint Sprig

Instructions

Add mint leaves and simple syrup into a julep cup and gently muddle. Add ice and top with Maker’s Mark® Bourbon. Stir until glass is chilled. Garnish with a mint sprig.

To make your own simple syrup, combine 1 cup of granulated sugar and 1 cup distilled water in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Stir constantly until sugar has dissolved. Set aside to cool.
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    How to Make Simple Syrup

    How To Make A Maker's Mark® Mint Julep


    How to Make Simple Syrup

    How To Make A Maker's Mark® Mint Julep