How to Make a Classic Mint Julep Cocktail (Video)


Mint julep is a splendid Southern cocktail that no spring or summer party is complete without. While there are tons of different mint julep recipes, the classic one is probably the best one. It is quick and easy to do and you do not need to look for special or expensive ingredients for your cocktail.

All you need to have in your kitchen is bourbon, fresh mint, mint simple syrup, and ice. Let me guess: you already have those ingredients, right? Then why not treat yourself to a perfect summer cocktail at the end of the winter? It may sound silly, but who said this is a summer cocktail? Me? No way!

Here is how you can make your own mint julep cocktail in a matter of a minute:

A few seconds of muddling, shaking and garnishing and you’ve got a healthy drink to keep your energy going all day long. If you have your own recipe or video recipe, let me know about it in the comments. I will definitely give it a try!