How to make a classic julep... and six new variations
Not everyone can imbibe in the traditional mint julep while getting dirt from the Churchill Downs track thrown up in their faces. The next best thing is to throw your own get together and watch the horses run from the comfort of your living room (dirt not included). But whether you plan to offer the classic take on the official drink of the races (recipe above), or choose to add a little spice to your soiree, we've got you covered. We tasked bartenders from across the country to put their unique twist on the julep. So if you're ready to party and ready to get crazy with your mint, click here or enjoy the glasses of beauty below.