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Irish Mint Julep Cocktail Recipe

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
1tsp sugar
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

Serves 1

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