Mint Julep (Genever)

Description
Genever, Simple syrup, Mint
Ingredients
2ozGenever
1TSimple syrup
1spgMint
Instructions
Lightly muddle mint in the syrup, fill glass with crushed ice, pour genever over the top, stir.
History
Apparently this was popular in the 19th century, though these days the mint julep is only done with bourbon.
Cocktail summary
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Drink
ReferenceWikipedia entry on Mint Julep, double checked on cocktailvirgin.blogspot.com.
Posted byfamico on 09/24/2011

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