If you've never tried Woodford Reserve Bourbon, you're missing out. Here's their official mint julep recipe. It is perfection.
2 oz. Woodford Reserve
1/2 oz. simple syrup
3 fresh mint leaves
Express the essential oils in the mint and rub them inside the glass. To the same glass, add simple syrup, bourbon, and crushed ice. Stir. Garnish with more ice and fresh mint.