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BarConic® Copper Plated Mint Julep Cup - 12 ounce

Enjoy more than just watching your horse run the track this year with the traditional beverage of Churchhill Downs. As most people know, the official drink of the race is the mint julep, one of the oldest and most iconic American cocktails. This high quality BarConic® Copper Plated Mint Julep Cup provides a traditional way to serve for everyone's favorite derby day cocktail. These cups are the perfect way to enjoy your favorite derby drinks - whether you're enjoying watching your favorite race or just enjoying the company of friends.

  • Capacity: 12 ounces
  • Perfect for serving Kentucky Derby Mint Julep
  • Dimensions 4.5" H x rim diameter of 3.75"
  • Copper Plated
  • makes a wonderful gift for festive occasions 

Classic Mint Julep

  • · 3 fresh mint leaves
  • · 1 tablespoon Mint Simple Syrup
  • · Crushed ice
  • · 1 1/2 to 2 tablespoons (1 ounce) bourbon
  • · Powdered sugar (optional)

Place mint leaves and Mint Simple Syrup in a chilled julep cup. Gently muddle leaves to release flavors. Pack cup tightly with crushed ice; pour bourbon over ice. Give quick stir to incorporate all ingredients. (Bartender in photo is using swizzle stick) Insert straw, place mint sprig directly next to straw, and serve immediately. Sprinkle with powdered sugar, if desired. We also added lime garnish for color.