Mint Julep Jello Shots: Partially peel and slice mini cucumbers into 1" slices. Hollow out centers 3/4" down. Heat 1 cup water, 1 cup sugar, and 1/2 cup mint in saucepan. Pour 1 cup Bourbon into bowl. Add 1 packet unflavored gelatin to Bourbon. Let bloom 2-3 minutes. Combine Bourbon mixture and simple syrup mixture. Fill cucumbers. sprinkle remaining chopped mint on top. Refrigerate. ** Can substitute Southern Comfort and cilantro for a southern spin.