The traditional “derby” drink with a new twist – lemonade made with Pure Via makes up part of the liquid gives a new flavor to an old favorite.
Makes 6 servings
1-1/4 cups (300 mL) water
1/4 cup (50 mL) lemon juice
1 tablespoon Pure Via Stevia Liquid Sweetener*
36 medium mint leaves
12 ounces (340 g) bourbon
12 ounces (340 g) lemonade
Thin lemon slices, optional
Mint sprigs, optional
*Substitute 6 packets Pure Via Sweetener for the liquid product.
FOR LEMONADE, combine all ingredients.
Nutritional information (per serving)
Refrigerate until ready to use.
FOR EACH MINT JULEP, combine 6 mint leaves and 2 ounces (60g) lemonade in shaker container. Muddle the mixture until the leaves release their flavor and aroma. Add 2 ounces (60g) bourbon and ice to fill the container half full; cover. Shake until outside of container is frosty. Strain drink into serving glass. Garnish each glass with a thin slice of lemon and a mint sprig, if desired.
Calories 144; Protein 0; Carbohydrate 1g; Fat 0; Cholesterol 0; Sodium 3mg
Alcohol – 1-1/4
Calorie Reduction: 23%
Carbohydrate Reduction: 92%