Thin Mint Julep

For those who love Girl Scout cookie season and whiskey year round, this simple take on the classic Mint Julep will have you emptying your cookie boxes.

  • 8-10 Fresh mint leaves
  • 1/4 Simple syrup
  • 1 1/2 oz Bourbon
  • 1/2 oz White crème de cacao
  • Garnish: Mint sprig
  • Garnish: Thin Mint cookie
  1. Place the mint leaves and syrup into julep cup and gently muddle.

  2. Add the bourbon and white crème de cacao and pack halfway with crushed ice.

  3. Stir until the cup is frosted on the outside.

  4. Top with more crushed ice.

  5. Garnish with a mint sprig and Thin Mint cookie.

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