Mint Julep Toddy

Something Extra Winter 2016

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Mint Julep Toddy

Mint Julep Toddy
Ingredients
1-1/3 cups water
2 tsp. sugar
2 sprigs mint, plus additional for garnish
1/4 cup bourbon
Directions

Prep: 5 minutes Cook: 5 minutes Serves: 2

Stir together water, sugar and mint in a small saucepan. Muddle mint and simmer for 5 minutes; stir in bourbon. Pour into 2 mugs. Let cool slightly before sipping. Garnish with mint sprigs, if you like.

 

Muddling Mint 101:
For the best taste, press down on mint leaves with a muddler and give a few gentle twists. Don't over muddle or mint becomes bitter.

Nutritional Information:
Nutrition per serving: 81 calories, 0 g protein, 0 g total fat (0 g sat.),
4 g carbohydrate, 0 g fiber, 4 g sugar, 0 mg cholesterol, 5 mg sodium, 3 points

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