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Ole Smoky Moonshine Mint Julep Recipe


Stir up the competition for the Kentucky Derby! Nothing pairs better with a century-old horse race than century-old moonshine.

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  • 4 fresh mint leaves
  • 1 Ounce simple syrup
  • Crushed ice
  • 2 Ounces Old Smoky Moonshine White Lightnin’
  • 1 fresh mint sprig
  • Lime for garnish


Place mint leaves and simple syrup in a highball glass. Muddle mint leaves with syrup. Add ice, and then pour moonshine over ice. Garnish with lime and mint syrup.