Browsing Tag

mint

  • Dragonfruit + Mint Champagne Cocktail
    Bourbon MAKE

    SPARKLING DRAGON FRUIT COCKTAIL

    Beautiful in colour(s) yet mild in flavour, dragon fruits are a peculiar and intriguing fruit. I am always looking for ways to incorporate them into cocktails, whether it be as a garnish or muddled…

  • coco jane - whiskey muse
    Bourbon Cocktail MAKE

    COCO JANE

    My darling friend Jane and I recently had a chat about how delicious mint and coconut were together. Inspired by our chats, I’ve created Coco Jane, a super simple and refreshing cocktail with just…

  • Red Currant Julep - Whiskey Muse
    Bourbon Cocktail MAKE

    RED CURRANT JULEP

    While I’m classifying this colourful cocktail as a “julep” it looks more reminiscent of a sangria. Made with just a few ingredients this glorious beverage is perfect for quenching you (and your friends’) thirst…

  • 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…

  • Rhubarb Julep - Whiskey Muse
    Bourbon Cocktail MAKE

    RHUBARB JULEP

    Now this definitely doesn’t look like a traditional Mint Julep but it has all the essential ingredients. But to keep it interesting (and aesthetically appealing) I’ve layered the ingredients. I’ll be posting a more…

  • 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…

  • Chocolate Mint Julep - Whiskey Muse
    Bourbon MAKE

    CHOCOLATE MINT JULEP

    I have always dreamed of going to the Kentucky Derby and sipping on some bourbon-filled cocktails on a hot summer’s day sporting my Sunday’s best and a fabulous fascinator. And with the Hasting’s Racetrack…