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Ginger Julep Cocktail

drinkart's picture
Anthony with Ashley presents the ginger infused mint julep in honor of the Kentucky Derby. Ginger with mint is a truly wonderful combination, if you haven't tried it,do try it. You are sure to fall in love with it.
Ingredients
  Mint leaves 6
  Ginger syrup 1⁄2 Ounce
  Ice 1
  Kentucky bourbon 1 1⁄2 Ounce
  Soda water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Directions

MAKING
1 In an old fashioned glass put the mint leaves.
2 Add in the ginger simple syrup.
3 Using a pestle, crush the leaves on the bottom of the glass.
4 Put the ice cubes in the glass and pour Kentucky bourbon over it.
5 Top the glass with soda water.
6 Transfer the drink to a cocktail shaker and shake to blend the ingredients.
7 Return the drink to the glass.

SERVING
8 Place a cocktail stir in the glass and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Wine And Drink
Taste: 
Bitter
Method: 
Mixing
Drink: 
Cocktail, Alcohol
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Servings: 
1
Ginger Julep Cocktail is a derivative of the famous Mint Julep. This drink has a twisted simple syrup that gives this drink an added kick. Watch this video to find out.

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2 Comments

tanya3286's picture
sounds wonderful...ginger is so good for the throat too and mint is another great addition! can't wait to try and Yay! I can make this at home easily :) thanks
healthyeating's picture
This ginger julep seems to be a healthy drink...as tanya says ginger and mint are healthy ingredients and easily available in grocery stores! I'd like to try this in my weekend party :))