Mint Ginger Ale
2 tbsp fresh mint leaves, julienned
1 tsp sugar
Ice cubes as needed
2 bottles ginger ale or tonic water
Bourbon, to taste
1. In a small bowl, using the back of a spoon, crush the mint with the sugar and let stand for 10 minutes.
2. In each individual glass, place a generous ½ tsp of the crushed sugared mint. Add several ice cubes and pour in the ginger ale.
3. Add a splash of bourbon to each glass.
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