How to make a Mint Julep

Mint Julep Recipe

A crowd favourite at the Kentucky Derby. True to the cocktail definition, whiskey, sugar and bitters with the addition of fresh mint.


  • 75mL Bourbon Whiskey
  • 30mL Sugar Syrup (1:1)
  • 3 dashes of Angostura Bitters
  • 6-8 Mint Leaves


  1. Add all the ingredients to your cocktail shaker
  2. Shake & double strain over crushed ice into a julep cup (or an old fashioned glass)
  3. Stir to frost up the julep cup
  4. Garnish with a mint sprig

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