Mint Julep Iced Tea

Southern sweet tea gets a bourbon boost in this creative take on the mint julep.

Refreshing and not nearly as potent as the real thing.

Serves: 10 Save

Ingredients (6)

  • 12 to 16 mint sprigs, plus more for garnish
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/3 cup bourbon
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 recipe Southern Sweet Tea
  • 1 lemon, sliced


  1. Lightly crush mint leaves with sugar in a serving pitcher. Add bourbon, lemon juice, Southern Sweet Tea and sliced lemon. Serve over crushed ice. Garnish each serving with a sprig of mint.