Kentucky Derby 2017: How to make a mint julep
A thoroughbred exits the track at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., following an early morning gallop on Saturday, April 29 2017. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)
The Kentucky Derby is here, so that means its time to break out the mint julep recipes — they’re about as simple as it gets — and get to mixing in preparation for the big race. The following is a quick look at how liquor.com recommends mixing up your drink.
¼ oz Raw sugar syrup
8 mint leaves
2 oz Bourbon