Jalapeno Mint Julep Recipe

Recipe By Slurrp

Jalapeno Mint Julep is a spicy twist on the classic mint julep cocktail. This refreshing drink combines bourbon, fresh mint leaves, jalapeno slices, sugar, and crushed ice. The jalapeno adds a subtle heat to the cocktail, while the mint provides a refreshing and aromatic flavor. It is the perfect drink to enjoy on a hot summer day or to serve at a Kentucky Derby party.

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Ingredients for Jalapeno Mint Julep Recipe

  • 2 ounce Bourbon
  • 5 Sh Mint Leaves
  • 2.50 Ces Jalapeno
  • 1 teaspoon Sugar
  • as needed Crushed Ice
  • sprig Mint Sprig And Jalapeno Slice, For Garnish

Directions: Jalapeno Mint Julep Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.In a glass, muddle the mint leaves, jalapeno slices, and sugar.
  • STEP 2.Add bourbon and stir until the sugar is dissolved.
  • STEP 3.Fill the glass with crushed ice and stir until well chilled.
  • STEP 4.Garnish with a sprig of mint and a slice of jalapeno.

Cooking Tips

  • Adjust the amount of jalapeno slices to your desired level of spiciness.
  • For a sweeter drink, add a splash of simple syrup.
  • Serve in a traditional silver julep cup for an authentic presentation.

Storage and Serving

  • Serve the Jalapeno Mint Julep immediately after preparing.
  • Garnish with fresh mint leaves and a slice of jalapeno for added visual appeal.
  • For a non-alcoholic version, substitute the bourbon with ginger ale or lemon-lime soda.
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Recipe By Slurrp