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julep

(jo͞olĭp) or

mint julep,

alcoholic beverage of the S United States. Its basis is properly bourbon whiskey, which is combined with water, sugar, crushed ice, and mint leaves. Juleps are sometimes made with other liquors or flavorings.
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Julep has more than 400 bottles of whiskeys on its backbar.
This will keep for several weeks and individual juleps can be made as desired.
Mint juleps were also popular beverages from morning till midday.
Instead, Wainwright's florid yearning for a past of mint juleps and train trips to destinations unknown are more suited for the cinema or stage.
It's summertime, time to bask in the sun (wearing SPF 15, of course), play badminton on the front lawn, sit on the veranda and drink mint juleps.
It's amazing the talent our competition attracts and the variety of ingredients the bartenders use for the juleps each year," said Jim Rutledge, Four Roses Master Distiller.
Churchill Downs expects to sell 120,000 mint juleps over the two-day period of Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby.
The two styles of Juleps offered are a classic recipe featuring Bulleit Bourbon, and a sparkling pear variation with Absolut Citron and Hangar One Spiced Pear vodkas and Piper Sonoma sparkling wine.
As they entered the sanctuary, family and special seating was signified by juleps with white hydrangea tied to the pews.
THE Kentucky Derby has for years had its famous mint juleps and now, at last, Britain's premier Classic can boast its own official cocktail - the Derby Fruit Cup.
That's not a comment on the $1,000 mint juleps (in gold-plated cups) that a Kentucky distillery plans to sell for charity at Churchill Downs.
And marveling both over Zottoli's creations and the home's endless water views, they toasted Martel and Parsons' new home with anything-but-run-of-the-mill mojito juleps and citrus mango and pomegranate martinis.