Whether you’re planning a romantic meal at home for Valentine’s Day or a full romantic weekend, make sure you have the perfect cocktail to start the evening off right. This blackberry-and-gin cocktail’s flirty pink color is perfect for Valentine’s Day!
This fantastically fruity cocktail is perfect for almost any occasion. It’s simple to make and just as easy to drink! 😉
Yield: Serves 1
Muddle 2 blackberries with lemon juice in cocktail shaker. Add gin, simple syrup, lime juice, Lillet Blanc and a handful of ice. Shake 20 times and strain into a glass over ice. Garnish with remaining blackberries and lemon twist. Serve immediately.
For the Simple Syrup:
Combine 1 cup water and 1 cup sugar in a saucepan, bring to boil and simmer until sugar is fully dissolved, stirring frequently. Set aside to cool.
Source: Tommy Bahama
Disclaimer: I was asked by Blue Coat Gin to highlight a cocktail that features their gin for Valentine’s Day . While I have been compensated for my time, my opinions are my own, and I have not been paid to post positive comments. Visit www.bluecoatgin.com for more information about the company and cocktail recipes.
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