Chocolate-fiends: This grasshopper julep could be your chocolate signature cocktail #Food#Food DIY#beverages#food#reception#unity cocktail Posted Jun 8 2016 Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Bijoux & Bits Recipe and photos by Bijoux & Bits Related Post 18 delicious non-alcoholic mocktail recipes to thrill your teetotaling guests We've talked about delicious mocktails and non-boozy drinks before, but we knew there were more drool-worthy recipes out there to inspire your DIY bar, signature... Read more Hey, chocolate lovers: are you in need of a really good chocolate signature cocktail, or even an idea for a unity cocktail? This grasshopper julep might be your new favorite drink. We just had the Kentucky Derby, so a good, stiff bourbon drink is just what the drink doctor ordered. Hell, maybe just save this recipe for a particularly long crafting night. I won't judge. I'm probably drinking one right now anyway. Let's see how to make this mint meets chocolate meets booze delicious monstrosity. Recipe and photos by Bijoux & Bits Chocolate signature cocktail — grasshopper mint julep Ingredients: 2 parts good Kentucky bourbon 2 parts half and half 1 part chocolate syrup flavoring (like Torani or DaVinci or similar) 1 bunch fresh mint Optional: shaved chocolate for garnish How to make it: Infuse the bourbon by placing a handful of mint into the bourbon and steep overnight. Add all ingredients into a cocktail shaker full of ice and shake well. Strain into a glass. Garnish with a mint sprig and some shaved chocolate. Enjoy cold! Related Post Yummy mocktails for non-boozy (but very cool) wedding drink alternatives So you're planning out your beverage strategy for your dry wedding, or your wedding with kids and future Offbeat Mamas, or just looking to offer some non-boozy alternatives. You can… Read More Are you saving some bar cash with a signature cocktail? Here's some more info on how to calculate your bar budget. Catherine Clark Catherine Clark loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur babies, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS As a queer person of color feminist, I cast aside my last name, and that's okay with me NEXT You can get married at Stonehenge?! You totally can, and they did Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.