Add a splash of berry goodness to your next gimlet. Check out the recipe on this episode of Cocktail of the Week!
¼ cup fresh blackberries
¼ cup fresh lime juice
1 tablespoon blackberry jam
2 ounces gin
fresh blackberries for garnish
fresh mint for garnish
edible flower for garnish
In a shaker, muddle the fresh blackberries with a muddler for 1 minute. Be sure to press the blackberries to really extract the juice.
Add fresh lime juice, blackberry jam, gin and 6-8 ice cubes to shaker. Cover and shake vigorously until completely chilled and mixed.
Pour drink over 5-6 additional ice cubes in two old-fashioned cocktail glasses. Add fresh mint, blackberries and an edible flower for garnish.