Log In   ·   Become A Member
http://www.hamptons.com/gallery/ads/2149.gif

Basil Hayden’s Jockey’s Julep Is A Safe Bet This Kentucky Derby

Nicole Barylski

Basil Hayden put a crisp twist on the tradition Mint Julep, a Kentucky Derby must-have. (Photo: facebook.com/KentuckyDerby)

Basil Hayden's Jockey's Julep. (Courtesy Photo)

While picking the winner of the Kentucky Derby is all luck, we know which jockey Bourbon fans should take a chance on. Mixologist Rob Floyd created this winning cocktail to enjoy while watching "The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports" at Churchill Downs.


Basil Hayden's Jockey's Julep:

 • 2 parts Basil Hayden's Bourbon
 • 8 to 10 Mint Leaves
 • 8 Blueberries
 • 1 part Fresh Lime Juice
 • 3/4 parts Simple Syrup

Directions: Muddle mint leaves and blueberries in a mixing glass. Add remaining ingredients and shake over ice. Fine strain into a rocks glass with crushed ice. Garnish with blueberries and a sprig of mint.


Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com NicoleBarylski NicoleBarylski




Related Articles:

Be the first to comment on this article. (Just fill out the form below)
 

Submit Your Comment

Please note, you are not currently logged in. Your comment will be submitted as a guest.
To submit your comment as a member, please click here.
Your Name:
Location:*
Comments:*
* Comments will be reviewed and posted in a timely fashion
* All fields are required
Question:*
What color is a firetruck?
(For spam prevention, thanks)