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Blackberry Lemon Gin And Tonic

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The Blackberry Lemon Gin And Tonic is a refreshing and fruity cocktail combining the sweet tartness of blackberries, the zesty brightness of lemon juice, and the smooth, botanical notes of gin. Topped with tonic water and garnished with fresh mint leaves, this drink offers a balanced blend of flavors perfect for a sunny afternoon or a relaxed evening.

Tasting Notes

The first sip of the Blackberry Lemon Gin And Tonic introduces a burst of fresh blackberry flavor, mingling with the tangy kick of lemon juice. The gin adds a layer of complexity with its botanical undertones, creating a harmonious blend with the fruit and citrus notes. The simple syrup enhances the sweetness without overpowering the natural flavors, while the mint leaves provide a refreshing aroma and a cool finish.

As you continue to enjoy the drink, the tonic water adds a crisp and effervescent quality, making the cocktail light and refreshing. The balance between the sweet, tart, and bitter elements is well-maintained, with each ingredient contributing to a layered, sophisticated taste experience. The mint leaves and blackberries also serve as a visual and aromatic garnish, enhancing the overall appeal of the cocktail.

Tips & Tricks

Use a flavored gin, such as cucumber or lavender gin, to introduce new botanical notes.

Add a twist of lemon zest on top for an additional burst of citrus aroma and flavor.

Recipe Card

Blackberry Lemon Gin  And Tonic

Blackberry Lemon Gin And Tonic

Berry Brightness with a Zesty Twist


  • 3-5 blackberries
  • 3-5 mint leaves
  • 0.5 oz lemon juice
  • 0.5 oz simple syrup
  • 2 oz gin
  • tonic water to top


  1. In a shaker muddle blackberries and mint.
  2. Add ice, lemon juice, simple syrup, and gin.
  3. Shake very well to chill and combine.
  4. Strain into glass over fresh ice.
  5. Top with tonic water, stir gently to combine.

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