Monthly Archives: June 2013

The Oregon mint julep

Welcome innocents. Today as promised we will be making my first ever mint julep cocktail, a traditional summer drink comprised of bourbon, sugar, crushed ice and fresh mint leaves and reportedly consumed in great quantities at the Kentucky Derby which … Continue reading

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Curiously strong

In the gardening world there is a lot of mint phobia. If you are neurotic like that just breathe deeply and relax, because mint comes in sizes and I will begin our discussion with a non-threatening size small mint or … Continue reading

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