Derby Day Julep

Derby Day Julep


(By Joy Perrine, Louisville, KY)

  • 4 parts Basil Hayden’s® Bourbon
  • 4 chopped Strawberries
  • 10 Spearmint Leaves
  • 4 Lemon Wedges
  • 1 part Water
  • 2 tbsp. Brown Sugar
1. Muddle brown sugar and water in pint glass until sugar dissolves.
2. Add chopped strawberries, lemon wedges and mint leaves and muddle well.
3. Add Basil Hayden’s and shake.
4. Add ice and shake once again.
5. Strain cocktail over crushed ice and garnish with a mint sprig and strawberry.

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