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A Kentucky Derby classic, the mint julep cocktail is a refreshing, bourbon-heavy drink served up by the gallon during the famous horse race. We love it so much, we think you shouldn’t have to travel (or wait) to enjoy it (after a long day at work) at home. If you really want to go all out, use a frosty pewter cup.
2. Simple syrup
7. Sip (slowly)