Mint Julep

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G&G Party Pics

Mint Julep Dinner

G&G toasted Mint Julep Month with a celebratory dinner in Austin, Texas


Essential Southern Cocktail: Mint Julep

The Kentucky classic that deserves mixing beyond the Derby


Julep Season Lives On

A DIY take on Kentucky’s signature sip

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G&G Party Pics

Charleston Derby Social

G&G and Maker’s Mark host a Kentucky Derby viewing party in Charleston, South Carolina

11 Slideshow

G&G Party Pics

Austin Derby Social

G&G and Maker’s Mark host a Kentucky Derby viewing party in Austin, Texas


Mint Julep Month: The Golden Gait Julep

Bring a splash of bubbly to the party with this cocktail’s key ingredient: champagne syrup


It’s Time for a Mint Julep

Leading up to the Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports, celebrate Mint Julep Month with Garden & Gun and Maker’s Mark

Food & Drink

Mint Julep Month: Carthusian Julep

Your new secret ingredient: a liqueur made by monks that is also available at your local grocery store


Mint Julep Month: Bless Your Heart Julep

A spoonful of blueberry jam and an extra herb in the muddle help this julep go down


Mint Julep Month: Sparkleberry Mint Julep

Tart up your julep with a splash of blackberry sauce and a squeeze of lemon


Nature’s Sweet Restorer

The classic julep gets an herbal citrus twist

Food & Drink

French Julep

Cognac and fig preserves put a tasty twist on the classic Derby-season cocktail


Mint Julep Slush

Definitive proof that bourbon and ice belong together


Meet the Mints

Just in time for julep season, get to know the first family of herbs


Bufala Negra

An Italian Twist on the Mint Julep



The Five Essential Southern Cocktails

Which cocktail should every Southerner know how to make?


A Mint Julep Drinker’s Guide to Louisville

When in bourbon country, these four bars and restaurants will do you—and your mint julep—proud


Making the Perfect Mint Julep

We asked Alba Huerta of Julep in Houston, Texas, to share her tips for mixing perfect mint julep every time

Home & Garden

Two Centuries of Julep Cups

A Kentucky couple put their antique julep cups to good — and frequent — use


Food & Drink

Behind the Bar: Mint Julep

A modern take on this classic Southern cocktail