Mint Julep

Mint Julep
2½ oz Rock Town Arkansas Bourbon
½ oz simple syrup
4-6 mint leaves

Gently muddle simple syrup and four mint leaves in the bottom of a cup (traditionally a silver or pewter cup) and add crushed ice. Pour in Rock Town Arkansas Bourbon, stir well, and garnish with a mint leaf.

The Arkansas Derby has come and gone but you’re just in time to enjoy a mint julep during the Kentucky Derby. The official drink of the Kentucky Derby, the mint julep, is very refreshing, whether you’re in the stands cheering on your dark horse, or just at home on the porch.