Irish Mint Julep Cocktail Recipe
An Irishman and a Southern belle walk into a bar. Wish we had more to the joke, but all we've got is a delicious Irish twist on a Southern classic - whiskey replaces bourbon in this minty fresh Julep.
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"If you're lucky enough to be Irish, then you're lucky enough."
-Traditional Irish saying
4 mint leaves
2 tsp water
1½oz Irish whiskey
¼oz Crème de Menthe
Mint sprigs, for garnish
In a tall glass, muddle the mint leaves with the sugar and water. Fill the glass with ice and pour whiskey and crème de menthe over the ice. Garnish with mint sprigs
Mint Julep Recipe