By Traeger Kitchen
Get a taste of the Derby with a Traeger-twist on this famous cocktail. Fresh strawberries and mint are muddled with bourbon and Traeger Smoked Simple Syrup for a cocktail that takes you right to Churchill Downs.
|2 Ounce||Traeger Smoked Simple Syrup|
|16 Large||strawberries, stemmed|
|1/4 Cup||mint leaves, packed|
|2 Large||strawberries, sliced lengthwise into 6 slices, for garnish|
|6 Sprig||fresh mint, for garnish|
Place Traeger Smoked Simple Syrup, whole strawberries, mint, and bourbon into a medium-sized pitcher.
2 Ounce Traeger Smoked Simple Syrup
16 Large strawberries, stemmed
1/4 Cup mint leaves, packed
12 Ounce bourbon
Muddle until strawberries and mint are broken up.
Divide mixture evenly into glasses. Fill with crushed ice, overflowing over the top of glass.
Place a straw in each glass and garnish with a strawberry slice and sprig of mint. Enjoy!
2 Large strawberries, sliced lengthwise into 6 slices, for garnish
6 Sprig fresh mint, for garnish