How to make a mint julep


  • 1 Tbsp confectioner’s sugar
  • 1 Tbsp water
  • Handful of mint leaves, plus a sprig for garnish
  • Crushed ice
  • Bourbon
  • Straw

Combine sugar and water. Muddle mint leaves. Add crushed ice and as much bourbon as you can handle. Insert sprig and straw. Sit back and sip. Listen to this playlist. Remember to get up from time to time or your legs may forget how to work.

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