How to Build a Mint Julep
There are many ways to make a julep, simple enough as it may seem. Indeed the drink is concise, and perfect in its honesty. Here's one way to keep it true.
- Lewis Bag
- Wooden Mallet
- Ice Cubes
- Fresh Mint
- Julep Tin (a glass will do in a pinch).
Pluck 6-8 large mint leaves, adding to your tin with a spoonful of sugar. Add a measure of bourbon (in this particular instance, 2 ounces), and muddle for 2-3 seconds. Exercise caution so as...