Mint Julep Cocktail Recipe

The sun is out and the skies are clear! Bring out the sunglasses and head to the beach for an ideal summer getaway. And what better way to enjoy the sun, surf, and sand than with an ice-cold glass of your favorite cocktail drink.

Not sure what drink to serve your family and friends? Beat the scorching summer heat with a refreshing mix of mint and bourbon with our classic mint julep recipe.

The Ingredients

Recreating this recipe is quick and easy. All you need for the ingredients are powdered sugar, mint leaves, bourbon, and a dash of water and you have the perfect summertime cocktail.  Use a copper mug to bring out the delicious taste of your drink and keep it chilled for longer.


The first step is to put a teaspoon of powdered sugar in a copper mug. Then add 4 mint leaves and 2 teaspoons of water. Muddle the ingredients and add ice. Finally, add 2 ounces of bourbon to the muddled mixture. Don’t forget to garnish with a mint sprig for an Instagram-worthy cocktail experience.

Cheers and enjoy!


  • 1 tsp. powdered sugar
  • 4 mint leaves
  • 2 tsp. water
  • 2 oz. bourbon
  • Mint sprig for garnish


  1. Put 1 tsp. of powdered sugar in a copper mug
  2. Add 4 mint leaves
  3. Pour 2 tsp. of water
  4. Muddle and add ice
  5. Add 2 oz. bourbon
  6. Garnish with mint sprig


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