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mint julep

  • Hyssop Mint Julep - Whiskey Muse
    Cocktail MAKE Rye

    HYSSOP LEMON JULEP

    Have you heard of Hyssop before? I certainly hadn’t until recently. Hyssop is a herbaceous plant that has medicinal properties tied to helping with cough relief and as an antiseptic. I was intrigued by…

  • MINT JULEP WILD TURKEY - WHISKEY MUSE
    Bourbon Cocktail MAKE

    THE WILD BERRY JULEP

    I recently visited a Farmer’s Market in search of tayberries (sadly, I didn’t find any) but came across a stand with black, white and red currants. Now blackcurrants are no stranger to the spirits…

  • Mint Julep - Whiskey Muse
    Bourbon Cocktail LEARN MAKE

    THE MINT JULEP

    The exact history of the Mint Julep is hazy to say the least. Some people say it was a tasty morning beverage for farmers in the south to get their farming on. Others say…

  • Basil Hayden - Whiskey Muse
    Event MUSE

    MINT JULEP PATIO PARTY [EVENT]

    Summer for me is the season of spritzers, fizzes, sangrias and herb-heavy refreshing cocktails. To kick of this summer season right, I recently attended the private summer patio opening-party at Indian-fusion restaurant Vij‘s on…