Beat the heat with this fresh take on the classic Kentucky Derby drink.
MODERN MINT JULEP COCKTAIL RECIPE
Yields: 1 serving
2 oz Kentucky Bourbon, such as Maker’s Mark.
10 mint leaves
2 oz. icy mint water kefir soda
Muddle 10 pieces of mint in a hi-ball glass with a splash of icy mint water kefir to help the mint dissolve.
Pack the glasses with crushed ice.
Pour 2 oz of icy mint water kefir soda over top of the ice.
Then, add 2 oz of bourbon to the glass.
Gently swirl the drink with a cocktail spoon, and top with fresh mint as a garnish.
This modern mint julep cocktail contains over 40 billion live probiotics, vitamins and minerals.