Ingredient: white sugarWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: waterWhat it is: Additive
Ingredient: mintAlso Known As: peppermint, spearmint What it is: Herb
Ingredient: gin (Jenever)Also Known As: Holland gin, , Dutch gin, Genever What it is: Gin
Also called Holland Gin or Genever, it is a juniper-flavored and strongly alcoholic traditional liquor of the Netherlands, Belgium and Northern France, from which gin evolved.
The gin julep is made with the same ingredients as the mint julep, omitting the fancy fixings.