Looking for the perfect summer wedding drink? A refreshing mint julep is classic, stylish, and delicious. Here is "the perfect recipe" from the Food Network.
4 cups bourbon
2 bunches fresh spearmint
1 cup distilled water
1 cup granulated sugar
See the detailed directions here.
One of the best things about these icy treats is the many ways that they can be fashioned and styled to fit your event. From southern comfort to garden chic, the julep is such a wonderful addition to a table spread or drink table.
If you love the idea of a julep, but already have a drink in mind don't fret. The mint julep can be reinvented into ice cream sherbet, panna cotta, or cupcakes!
So fresh and fun!
Credits: Southern Living, My Recipe, Leitesculinaria, Yum Sugar