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Trippy Gin Julep

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Get the party started with an easy and potent beverage, the Trippy Gin Julep. Made with gin, absinthe, fresh mint, and ginger liqueur.

Trippy Gin Julep

  • Yield: 1 serving
  • Prep Time: 5 min


  • 1 ounce gin
  • 1 ounce absinthe
  • ½ ounce ginger liqueur, like Domaine de Canton
  • 1 fresh lime wedge, juiced
  • a couple fresh mint leaves, bruised
  • lime flavored seltzer water
  • crushed ice


  1. Take a julep cup and fill with crushed ice. Pour in the gin, absinthe, ginger liqueur, fresh lime juice and bruised mint. Top with the seltzer water and lightly stir. Garnish with a fresh mint sprig, if desired.
  2. Serve immediately.

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