Can’t make it to Louisville this weekend for the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby? No problem! You can still celebrate at home with our recipe for a refreshing mint julep. Just grab a julep cup, a muddler and your best floppy hat, and you’re off to the races.
You can also watch one of our favorite Seattle bartenders make her version of a julep here:
Fun fact: Each year, almost 120,000 mint juleps are served at Churchill Downs Racetrack during the derby weekend. Our recipe yields just one, though.
Thirsty for more? You can find a few more of our favorite cocktail recipes here.