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Kings County Mint Julep

Kings County Mint Julep
Posted on: January 10, 2013: 9:19:59
Tagged under: GANT Rugger, Rugger Eats, Brooklyn Luxè

Kings County Distillery is New York City’s oldest operating whiskey distillery. Working at a traditional scale with a mix of modern equipment and ancient techniques, they make spirits distinctive for their taste and integrity. Try their Mint Julep, a glass of mintal health for a refreshing experience. With love from Brooklyn, to a highball near you.  

Kings County Mint Julep

Kings County Mint Julip

3 oz Kings County MOONSHINE

A splash of SODA WATER



Combine ingredients into silver julep cup (or highball), add crushed ice, packing it high. Clap mint sprig to release oils, garnish on side of cup. DRINK AND BE MERRY.

Mint Simple Syrup

1 cup WATER

1 cup SUGAR

1 tbsp cracked BLACK PEPPER

1 bunch MINT


Heat ingredients on stove for 10 minutes, never bringing to a boil. 170 degrees is a nice temp, but not necessary. Meet the BKLUXÈ crew at