Cocktails For The Weekend: Mint Julep

May 20, 2011

Cocktails For The Weekend: Maker’s Mark Mint Julep

Created by Jared Plummer, Maker’s Mark Brand Ambassador


50mls Maker’s Mark

2tsps Sugar Syrup*

10 Mint leaves

Crushed ice


Press mint leaves with sugar syrup, fill glass with crushed ice and pour Maker’s Mark over the ice. Stir through until glass is frosted, top with crushed ice.


Large mint sprig

* Sugar Syrup:

1 cup caster sugar

1 cup water

Heat to dissolve sugar stirring constantly so the sugar does not burn. Set aside to cool.

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