At this time of year, there is no way to get away from the Mint Julep. And who would want to? With Bourbon, Simple Syrup and Mint, this traditional Derby Day cocktail is practically a southern ritual.
Express the essential oils in the mint and rub them inside the glass. To the same glass, add simple syrup, bourbon, and crushed ice. Stir
More ice, fresh mint, and powdered sugar.