Mediterranean Mint Julep

A fun and refreshing cocktail recipe with an invigorating Smith twist. Using our lively, palate-pleasing Mediterranean Mint Iced Tea as the backbone to this fresh patio sipper, makes this southern classic even more charming. 

INGREDIENTS:

Serving: 1

  • 1 scant oz. Mediterranean Mint Syrup
  • 2 cups crushed ice
  • 2 oz. bourbon
  • Fresh mint sprig, for garnish

DIRECTIONS:

  1. To highball glass or silver Julep cup, add minted simple syrup, then 1 cup crushed ice, bourbon, and splash of water.
  2. Add enough of remaining ice to almost fill glass.
  3. Stir well and garnish with mint sprig.

For Syrup:

  1. Steep one sachet of Mediterranean Mint Iced Tea in 2 cups of water for 5 minutes.
  2. Remove sachet and add 2 cups of sugar and stir until dissolved.
  3. Store in an airtight jar and refrigerate. 

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