mint julep

noun

Examples of mint julep in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The museum features exhibits on famous past winners, the over-the-top attire worn by guests and, of course, the iconic mint julep. Julia Eskins, Condé Nast Traveler, 18 June 2024 But the American diary for a truly die-hard socialite needing to be seen at the right place could start off by attending the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, where by long tradition vast amounts of mint juleps are consumed and ladies get to sport the most ornate of hats. Louis J. Esterhazy, WWD, 16 June 2024 Reservations will give you access to buffet dining, two Woodford Reserve drinks, an official Kentucky Derby Party t-shirt, a mint julep glass, and a Daily Racing program with info to help place your bets on the horse race, as per the release. Staff Report, Hartford Courant, 30 Apr. 2024 In the kitchen, Kentucky Derby glasses are set up on a serving tray; a dishcloth printed with a mint julep recipe lies next to it. Lennie Omalza, The Courier-Journal, 1 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for mint julep 

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Word History

First Known Use

1809, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mint julep was in 1809

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“Mint julep.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mint%20julep. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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