Celebrate the Kentucky Derby with this classic Southern favorite made with Maker's Mark Bourbon.
Total Time:5 min
1½ parts Maker’s Mark® Bourbon
2 tablespoons simple syrup (made with equal parts distilled water and granulated sugar)
Splash of distilled water
Mint sprig for garnish
Heat to dissolve sugar, stirring constantly so the sugar does not burn. Set aside to cool.
Mix together simple syrup muddled with mint, Maker’s Mark Bourbon and distilled water.
Fill glass with crushed ice and pour mixture over top. Sprinkle top of ice with powdered sugar.
Garnish cup with a mint sprig