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Black Onyx Mint Julep
2 ½ oz Onyx Moonshine
1 ½ oz Mint Simple Syrup*
Fresh Mint Garnish
Combine Onyx Moonshine and simple syrup in a silver cup or rocks glass over finely crushed ice. Garnish with fresh mint leaves.
(Not up for making simple syrup? Muddle fresh mint and a teaspoon of sugar per cocktail before adding ice and Onyx.)
*Mint Simple Syrup
1 cup Water
1 cup Sugar
Handful of Fresh Mint Leaves
Bring all ingredients to a boil, while stirring.
Once it reaches a boil, remove from heat and let sit for 10 minutes.
Remove mint leaves and refrigerate until cool.