Liberation Libation: Community Agree-Mint Julep

May 28, 2020 | Liberation Libations
Las Vegas Democratic Socialists of America

This week’s Liberation Libation is a Community Agree-Mint Julep to go along with our very first Poolside Chat.

Be sure to grab the ingredients before Monday, June 1st so you can get liberated with us.

Community Agree-Mint Julep
(alcoholic)

  • 1/4 ounce simple syrup
  • 8 mint leaves
  • 2 ounces bourbon
  • Garnish: bitters
  • Garnish: mint sprig

In a Julep cup or rocks glass, lightly muddle the mint and syrup. Add the bourbon and pack tightly with crushed ice. Stir until the cup is frosted on the outside. Top with more crushed ice to form an ice dome and garnish with a mint sprig and a few optional drops of bitters.

Community Agree-Mint Julep
(non-alcoholic)

  • 1/4 ounce simple syrup
  • 8 mint leaves
  • 2 ounces ginger ale
  • Garnish: bitters
  • Garnish: mint sprig

In a Julep cup or rocks glass, lightly muddle the mint and syrup. Add the ginger ale and pack tightly with crushed ice. Stir until the cup is frosted on the outside. Top with more crushed ice to form an ice dome and garnish with a mint sprig and a few optional drops of bitters.

We hope to see you at our Poolside Chat with a Community Agree-Mint Julep in hand. Don’t forget to register!

Poolside Chat

June 1st @ 6:30pm → register

Community Agreements

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