Old Kentucky Tradition

This Saturday is the Kentucky Derby and it will mark the 141st running at Churchill Downs. 

Part of the Derby tradition drink of choice is the Mint Julep. If you like a mojito, you'll probably take a liking to a Mint Julep.

Mint Julep Recipe

It's easy to make with only four ingredients; Bourbon Whiskey, mint, crushed ice and sugar. Simply muddle/pestle the sugar and mint; to release the oils in the mint, Add ice to top off highball glass, top with Bourbon. Traditionally served in silver cup with a straw. Hat, optional.