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Sweet Tea Mint Julep

Sweet Tea Mint Julep

Sweet Tea Mint Julep

Freshly brewed, chilled black tea helps power this refreshing riff on the Julep. Sure to delight during, and after, a thrilling day at the races.


  • 2 parts Maker’s Mark® Bourbon
  • 4 parts freshly brewed and chilled black tea
  • 1 part simple syrup
  • 1/4 part fresh lemon juice
  • Mint and lemon wedge garnish


  1. Muddle mint with simple syrup.
  2. In a highball glass, pour Maker’s Mark® Bourbon, chilled black tea, muddled simple syrup and lemon juice over ice.
  3. Stir and garnish with a fresh mint sprig and lemon wedge.

Tags: Cocktails, Muddled, Julep, Sweet Tea Julep, Tea, Simple Syrup, Lemon Juice, Lemon, Mint