How to make The Louisville Jockey Club Julep Cocktail
Add all the ingredients to a Julep cup filled with ice.
Swizzle, and top with crushed ice.
Garnish with a mint sprig.
*Spiced Banana Syrup INGREDIENTS:
2 cups Sugar
16 oz Water
3 Cinnamon sticks*
.5 tsp Grated nutmeg
Banana puree (make your own or use frozen, such as Perfect Puree of Napa Valley)
PREPARATION: Add the sugar, water and cinnamon to a saucepan over low heat. Simmer for 1 hour. Add the nutmeg and simmer for another hour. Fine-strain to remove the cinnamon and any other solids, and measure the amount of liquid. Stir in an equal volume of banana puree and let cool to room temperature.