friday cocktail: blackberry mojito

It’s Friday and that is reason enough to celebrate! We love a good cocktail especially when it is pretty and easy to make. All you need is a lime, a few blackberries, some mint and a little rum and you have a a perfect way to start your weekend.

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Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 8-10 blackberries + more for garnish
  • 8-10 mint leaves
  • 2 oz white rum
  • .75 oz of simple syrup (or 2 tbsp of sugar), sweeten to taste
  • 1 oz lime juice
  • 2 oz club soda
In the bottom of your drinking glass, muddle/crush together blackberries, mint leaves, simple syrup (or sugar), white rum, and lime juice. Fill the glass half way with crushed ice. Add club soda and top with more crushed ice if needed. Stir and garnish with whole blackberries and sprig of mint. Enjoy immediately!

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Cheers!

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Hallman + Ashley

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