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Classic Mint Julep Recipe
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Classic Mint Julep

The perfect, Classic Mint Julep recipe.  This recipe can be multiplied to make a large batch, or serve just one! 
Prep Time2 mins
Servings: 1 cocktail
Author: Marianne


  • 2 ounces bourbon Woodford Reserve
  • 1 teaspoon powdered sugar
  • 2 sprigs fresh mint plus more for garnish
  • ice as much as you can cram into the glass


  • Rub the leaves of the mint around the edge of the cup, and then drop the leaves into the glass.
  • Add the bourbon and sugar to the glass with the mint, and stir until the sugar dissolves into the bourbon.
  • Fill the glass with crushed ice, and garnish with fresh mint sprigs.