You are here: Home » Recipes » Mint Julep Tea Mint Julep Tea Kitchen Tested Yield 10 servings Iced tea gets the Kentucky treatment. PrintEmail Refreshing and not nearly as potent as the real thing. Ingredients 12 to 16 -- mint sprigs, plus more for garnish1 tablespoon sugar1/3 cup bourbon -- Juice of 1 lemon1 -- recipe Southern Sweet Tea1 -- lemon, sliced Instructions 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. Recipe by Damon Fowler.