mint julep


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Recent Examples on the Web Since becoming the event's official drink in 1938, no Derby party has been complete with a mint julep. Lauren Hubbard, Town & Country, 6 Jan. 2022 Lumberjack Julep Take the mint julep, a summer staple, and transform it into a winter cocktail with the help of maple syrup. Outside Online, 1 Oct. 2021 Eric Greenspan prepares lobster rolls, Maneet Chauhan serves a Southern-belle mint julep, Christian Petroni makes teriyaki meatloaf and Justin Warner fries fajita chimichangas. Los Angeles Times, 18 Sep. 2021 Guests could play lawn games like croquet, bocce ball and giant Jenga and sip on three custom cocktails — a mint julep, an Aperol spritz and an Aviation. Dana Rose Falcone,, 8 Sep. 2021 From the Kentucky Derby's mint julep to the U.S. Open's Honey Deuce, there seems to be something about watching athletic competition that inspires us to mix up a signature sip. Lauren Hubbard, Town & Country, 25 June 2021 Due to the coronavirus pandemic, cups will be mailed directly to consumers, along with most of the ingredients to make the Cherries and Cream mint julep. Ayana Archie, The Courier-Journal, 6 Apr. 2021 The exclusive mint julep cupsalso incorporates work by local Black artists. Ayana Archie, The Courier-Journal, 6 Apr. 2021 Grab your fanciest hat and mix up a cold mint julep because the Kentucky Derby is just around the corner. Emily Vanschmus, Better Homes & Gardens, 26 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of mint julep

1809, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of mint julep was in 1809

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28 Jan 2022

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