Watermelon Mint Julep

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Bourbon lovers rejoice! Our spin on a classic mint julep is perfect for everything from derby days to picnics! Warm and sweet, the amount of club soda is up to preference.

  • Yields

    Makes 2 servings with leftover syrup.


For the juice:

For the syrup:


  1. Add the watermelon to a blender and blend until smooth. Pour through sieve to remove pulp.
  2. Make the syrup by adding the sugar, mint, and water to a saucepan and heating at medium high heat. Stir constantly. When it starts to simmer, reduce the heat to low and cook for another 2 minutes. Allow to cool and remove the mint leaves.
  3. Combine the bourbon, watermelon juice, and 2 Tablespoons mint syrup and shake.
  4. Add some roughly crushed ice to your glasses, pour the cocktail over it, and top with club soda.

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