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Perfect Mint Julep

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Trevor from Tipicular Fixin's show you how to mix up the perfect Mint Julep, with a northern twist!
Ingredients
  Fresh mint leaves 12 (8-12)
  Canadian maple syrup 1⁄4 Ounce
  Bourbon 2 Ounce (Woodford Reserve Bourbon)
  Crushed ice 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (as needed)
For garnish
  Mint sprigs 3
  Apple slices 2
  Apple brandy 1 Tablespoon (Laird's (as needed))
  Icing sugar To Taste
Directions

MAKING
1. In julep cup, add mint leaves, maple syrup, and bourbon. Stir to just bruise the leaves.
2. Fill the glass with crushed ice and garnish with mint sprigs and apple slices.

FINALIZING
3. Drizzle little apple brandy on top and sprinkle icing sugar.

SERVING
4. Serve and enjoy!

Things You Will Need
Julep Glass

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Taste: 
Sweet
Method: 
Stirred
Drink: 
Cocktail
Ingredient: 
Mint Leaves
Interest: 
Party
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol, Low Fat
Channel: 
Drinks Channel
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Servings: 
1

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 225 Calories from Fat 3

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.35 g0.53%

Saturated Fat 0.08 g0.42%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 12.7 mg0.5%

Total Carbohydrates 15 g5%

Dietary Fiber 3.3 g13.2%

Sugars 9.3 g

Protein 1 g2.4%

Vitamin A 25.9% Vitamin C 18.8%

Calcium 7.7% Iron 8.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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