The Kentucky Derby and the Mint Julep is a pairing of an iconic sporting event and cocktail that epitomizes the history of Bourbon and the fastest two minutes in sports. But here’s the thing – the horses change every year, so why shouldn’t we change up the juleps we drink?
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In true new-school spirit, BLT Prime by David Burke Beverage Director Sam Borzi is stirring up three varieties of Juleps for the restaurant’s Derby Days through the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 5, 2018.
NEW JULEP COCKTAILS:
– Lavender Mint Julep Woodford Reserve Bourbon with mint simple syrup, lavender bitters
– Peach Ginger Julep Old Forester Bourbon with peach-ginger simple syrup, fresh mint
– Apple Pie Julep Koval Bourbon (produced in Chicago), with apple-cinnamon simple syrup and fresh mint
BLT Prime by David Burke. 1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004. (202) 868-5100.