THE IT: The Derby Lemon Splash

A few weeks ago, The Style Notebook shared  a recipe for Pimms No. 1 Cup (delicious!) This afternoon, inspired by the mint seemingly intent on taking over my garden, I’m leaning towards the equally delicious (and heavy-on-the-mint) Derby Lemon Splash. I first had this cocktail in the lovely Library Bar at the Fairmont Royal York. (Quite accurately, they call it a Smash, instead of a Splash, but our way sounds more summery.)

You will need:

1 bottle Jack Daniel’s whiskey

1 two-litre bottle of club soda

Three to four lemons

About a cup of white sugar

Lots of fresh mint

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