Nope, not quite. Let's have a cocktail that combines the spirit of the Kentucky Derby with the excitement of the warmer weather.
It's the Storyville Julep from Knob Creek.
Knob Creek Storyville Julep
Recipe by Bobby “G” Gleason, Beam Master Mixologist
1½ parts Knob Creek bourbon
½ part thin honey syrup (3 parts honey, 2 parts water)
1½ parts fresh pressed pineapple juice
6 fresh mint leaves
1. Muddle pineapple, honey syrup, and mint in a tall highball glass.
2. Fill with ice, add Knob Creek bourbon and stir top with club soda.
3. Garnish with a pineapple clip and mint top.