Mint Julep Iced Tea

Kitchen Tested
  • Yield 10 servings

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

Mint Julep Iced Tea Recipe |
Danielle Atkins

Refreshing and not nearly as potent as the real thing.


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.
Mint Julep Iced Tea Recipe |

Danielle Atkins



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