Autumn Julep Recipe

Bourbon, Sloe Gin, Crème De Cassis, Mint, Blackberries, Superfine Sugar
Autumn Julep
Photo for Tim Dau Fys
Created by Reddit user timboevbo, we came across this recipe while, uh, “working.” Sloe gin, crème de cassis, and fresh blackberries present a fruity profile without sweetening the classic Mint Julep up too much, making this one of our favorite variations.

Autumn Julep Ingredients

4 blackberries
10 mint leaves and a sprig for garnish
½ barspoon of superfine sugar
1 oz. bourbon
½ oz. sloe gin
½ oz. crème de cassis
Crushed ice

How to make an Autumn Julep

  1. In a julep cup, muddle 3 blackberries, 10 mint leaves and superfine sugar.
  2. Add bourbon, sloe gin, and crème de cassis, then add crushed ice and stir gently until the cup is frosted.
  3. Top with crushed ice, a blackberry and the mint sprig for garnish.
Autumn Julep