- 2 oz Bourbon
- 1 oz fresh lime juice
- 3/4 oz 1:1 simple syrup
- 6 fresh mint leaves
- 3 slices cucumber
Takes five minutes. Serves one.
The Kentucky Maid has quickly become one of my all time favorite cocktails. Its a refreshing, strong, and declicius libation well-suited for derby parties, picnics, and summer porch-front drinking.
- Combine ingredients in a shaker tin and muddle.
- Shake with ice and dump entire mixture (with ice) into a large rocks glass.
- Garnish with a mint, cucumber, and add straw.