RECIPES

Kiwi Mint Julep

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There's nothing like summer's humidity to draw out the frozen drink lover in all of us. This tropical version of the classic mint julep is perfect for a hot day in the sun.

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/2 cup hot water
  • 2 cup ice
  • 3 Kiwis, peeled
  • 2 tablespoon frozen limeade
  • 3 ounce bourbon

Preparation

Step 1:

  • Dissolve sugar in hot water in a 1-cup measure; let cool slightly.

Step 2:

  • Combine ice, kiwis, limeade, mint, the sugar mixture and bourbon, if using, in a blender; blend until smooth.

Step 3:

  • Pour into tall glass and enjoy.