Classic cocktails thrive when creatively tweaked. This take on the traditional Bourbon Julep utilizes Irish Whiskey with Amaro twist. This is a must try cocktail for those with adventure on the lips this St. Patrick’s Day.

Irish Julep – created by Glenn Lucci, Louis 649

Ultimate Mojito 9 - photo copyright Cheri Loughlin3 measures Irish Whiskey

1/2 measure Amaro

1/2 measure Simple Syrup

1 measure Water

6 Mint Leaves

3 Mint Sprigs

Crushed ice

Muddle mint, simple syrup and water in a highball glass. Add crushed ice and Whiskey. Float Amaro on top. Garnish with mint sprigs.

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Irish Julep
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