The SL Mint Julep

Southern Living
The SL Mint JulepRecipe

Photo: Hector Sanchez; Styling: Buffy Hargett Miller

Our go-to recipe for the quintessential Derby-day drink


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3 mint leaves
1 tablespoon Mint Simple Syrup
Crushed ice
3 tablespoons bourbon
2 tablespoons club soda


Place mint leaves and Mint Simple Syrup in a chilled 8-oz. glass. Muddle leaves to release flavors. Pack glass with crushed ice; pour bourbon over ice, and top with club soda.

Created date

April 2015