People, if you love daytime drinking you absolutely have to try out this Champagne Julep recipe. This incredible twist on the classic mint julep mixes up cognac, simple syrup, mint leaves, and champagne, and somehow manages to be both potent, and incredibly refreshing.
2 oz. (60ml) Cognac
1/2 oz. (15ml) Simple Syrup
6-8 Mint Leaves
Top with Champagne
Garnish: Mint Sprig
1. Add mint leaves and simple syrup, to base of glass.
2. Gently press mint leaves with a muddler to release oils.
3. Add cognac. Fill with crushed ice.
4. Top with chilled champagne. Garnish with mint sprig.
5. DRINK RESPONSIBLY!