Watermelon Mint Julep

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Total Time
15mins
Prep
15 mins
Cook
0 mins

DH and I aren't bourbon sippers, so the 1/2 cup required in this recipe doesn't justify my buying a bottle even to taste test; HOWEVER, don't let that stop you from "giving it a shot." Then, let me know how it was, o.k? Sounds wonderfully cool and refreshing.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Combine watermelon, bourbon, mint leaves, sugar and lime juice in a bowl; let stand 5 minutes.
  2. Mash the melon mixture with a potato masher; press mixture through a fine sieve into a pitcher; discard solids.
  3. Fill 4 (4 oz.) tumblers with crushed ice; top with watermelon mixture.
  4. Garnish with mint sprigs.