- Craig Claiborne born (1920)
Derby Julep Cobbler
Courtesy of Windsor Court
- 2 Ounces Evan Williams Single Barrel
- 1 Ounce strawberry-mint simple syrup
- 1/2 Ounce lemon juice
- 2 cucumber slices
- Soda water, to top
Want a refreshing, and fruity, take on the mint julep? Add strawberries and cucumbers, as Ryan Asay, head mixologist at the Windsor Court in New Orleans, has.
Muddle simple syrup, lemon juice, and cucumber. Add whiskey. Fill Julep cup with crushed ice. Top with soda water. Garnish with strawberry, cucumber, and mint.