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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.

Ingredients

  • 2 parts Maker Mark® Bourbon
  • 2 parts freshly brewed and chilled black tea
  • 1 part fresh lemon juice
  • 1 part simple syrup
  • Fresh mint leaves

Instructions

  1. Add all ingredients to shaker.
  2. Muddle mint gently to express the oils.
  3. Add ice.
  4. Quick shake.
  5. Strain into a julep cup.
  6. Add crushed ice.
  7. Garnish with a mint sprig and lemon wedge.

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