Time for a Drink: The Prescription Julep
Time for a Drink: The Prescription Julep is a gluten free, fodmap friendly, and vegan beverage. This recipe serves 1. One serving contains 166 calories, 0g of protein, and 0g of fat. 21 person have tried and liked this recipe. Head to the store and pick up vsop cognac, mint, sugar, and a few other things to make it today. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes approximately 2 minutes.
Place the sugar and water in a tall glass or julep cup and muddle until sugar is dissolved.
Add mint leaves to the sugar syrup and gently press to release the flavorful oil (don't get too aggressive: smashing up the mint releases bitterness in the leaves)
Add the spirits and stir to combine. Fill glass with crushed ice and stir with bar spoon until the glass begins to frost, adding more crushed ice if needed.
Garnish with a fresh sprig of mint; serve with a straw.