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Blueberry Citrus Julep

Blueberry Citrus Julep

This Blueberry Citrus Julep is the perfect sip when you’re wanting something light and fruity, but still a little serious. 

Ingredients

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  • 8 mint leaves
  • 0.25 oz fresh lemon juice
  • 0.25 oz fresh orange juice
  • 1 oz blueberry brown sugar syrup
  • 2 oz bourbon
  • 2 dashes orange bitters
  • 1 oz sparkling water/club soda

Instructions

Place mint leaves, lemon juice and orange juice in a rocks glass

Muddle to break up the mint leaves. 

Add blueberry brown sugar syrup, bourbon and bitters to the glass.

Add ice to fill the glass. 

Top with sparkling water. 

Stir gently to combine and garnish with a large sprig of mint and/or slices of orange.

Enjoy!

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