Espero Mint Julep

The Espero Mint Julep is a variation of the classic Mint Julep drink, perfect for a Garden party. An orange drink, made form Espero Reserva Especial rum, mint, simple syrup and bitters, and served over ice in a rocks glass.

  • 2 oz Aged Rum (Espero Reserva Especial )
  • 6 leaves Mint
  • 1/2 oz Simple Syrup
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters
  • Garnish: Mint
  • Glass: Rocks Glass


Muddle mint and simple syrup in a rocks glass. Fill with ice, then add rum and bitters and stir. Garnish with a sprig of mint.