Infused with fresh mint and simple syrup, this classic cocktail is the perfect pick for a Kentucky Derby viewing party or spring gathering.

Mint Julep



  • 2 ounces Woodford Reserve® bourbon
  • 1/2 ounces simple syrup
  • 3 fresh mint leaves
  • Crushed ice


  • 1

    Squeeze out the essential oils in the mint leaves and rub them inside the glass.

  • 2

    To the same glass, add simple syrup, bourbon and crushed ice. Stir.

  • 3

    Garnish with more ice and fresh mint.

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