Updated Blackberry Gimlet
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Recipe Type: Cocktail
Serves: 2 servings
 
A refreshing classic gets quirky with blackberries and mint.
Ingredients
  • 4 limes
  • 1 lemon
  • ½ tbsp honey
  • 2-3 mint leaves
  • 4 fresh blackberries
  • 2 oz gin
  • top with a splash of soda water
Instructions
  1. Cut ½ a lime and ½ a lemon into ¼ inch slices, and place aside for garnish.
  2. Cut and quarter the rest of the lemons and limes and place into a shaker.
  3. Muddle lemons and limes in shaker until mixed, add fresh mint and continue to muddle together.
  4. Add ½ tbsp of honey and 2 oz of gin to shaker.
  5. Shake contents and pour over ice into each glass.
  6. Cut fresh blackberries in half and add to mixed cocktail in each glass.
  7. Top with splash of soda water and garnish with lemon and lime slices.
  8. Do not add soda water to shaker prior to shaking. The pressure from the soda water will cause the shaker to explode.
Recipe by Honest Cooking at http://honestcooking.com/updated-blackberry-gimlet/