It's always a good time to have a Mint Julep, especially when it has fresh watermelon. Watermelon and mint are muddled, add in simple syrup, bourbon, and crushed ice, and you have yourself a sweet, smoky, delicious cocktail.
- 2 ounces bourbon
- 3 cubes of fresh watermelon
- 6 mint leaves
- 1/ 2 ounce simple syrup
- watermelon spear, for garnish
- mint sprigs, for garnish
Muddle watermelon and simple syrup until juicy, and mint leaves. Add bourbon and loads of crushed ice.