Blackberry & Meyer Lemon Gin & Tonics


Starting Happy Hour a little early with this drink recipe--Blackberry & Meyer Lemon Gin & Tonics.  A refreshing, sweet beverage to enjoy after a long day of work...or an emotional election.

Blackberry & Meyer Lemon Gin & Tonic (Serves 4)
  • 12 blackberries
  • 2 Meyer lemons (can sub. regular lemons)
  • 1/4 cup simple syrup
  • 12 ounces good quality gin
  • tonic water
  • ice
1. Set out four high ball glasses.
2. Place 3 blackberries, juice of 1/2 lemon, and 1 tablespoon simple syrup in each glass and muddle together.  You can also add 5 fresh mint leave for a little extra flavor.
3. Fill each glass with ice, followed by 3 ounces of gin. Top off each drink with tonic water, stir and serve. 

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