Prescription Julep

Main Spirit Whiskey - Rye
Difficulty Easy
Technique Built

Originating back from Jerry Thomas’ day, the Prescription Julep gives a nod to the days when Juleps used to be prescribed for medicinal purposes. And who wouldn’t want to be prescribed a refreshing mix of Rye, Cognac, Mint Leaves, Sugar Syrup and Orange Bitters.


  • 0.5 oz. 15ml Rye
  • 1.5 oz. 45ml Cognac
  • 0.75 oz. 23ml Simple Syrup
  • 2 dash 2 dash Orange Bitters
  • 5-6 5-6 Mint Leaves
Display: oz. ml.


Add Mint Leaves and Simple Syrup to a Julep tin and lightly muddle. Add Cognac, Rye and Orange Bitters and stir. Top with crushed ice and stir again. Top with more crushed ice.


Mint leaves

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