A classic derby day cocktail to enjoy as spring begins to flourish and the sun shines bright. Enjoy this refreshing combination of Mint Simple Syrup and bourbon for a tasty cocktail.
1 oz Sonoma Syrup Co. Mint infused Simple Syrup
2 oz 90 to 100- proof bourbon
Fresh sprigs of mint
Pour the simple syrup and bourbon into a 14 oz highball or silver julep cup.
Fill with crushed ice. Agitate with mixing spoon until outside of glass or cup is frosty.
Top with a splash of brandy and garnish with mint sprig.