In Louisville this week… So much to do… Too much to mention…
Our Belle of Louisville won!
Derby Day Winner!… American Pharoah…
The traditional Kentucky Derby Drink… “Mint Julep”
2 ounces Early Times Kentucky Whisky
1 tbsp simple syrup (sugar and water at a 1:1 ratio and heated until combined)
Prep Time:2 minutes
Total Time:2 minutes
Yield: 1 Cocktail
Muddle a few mint leaves in the bottom of your mint julep cup, then fill with crushed ice.
Add one tablespoon of simple syrup and two ounces Early Times Kentucky whiskey.
Stir gently until glass frosts.
Garnish with a fresh mint sprig, sip and enjoy.