Now that Spring is in full swing, there's no excuse not to have a lovely cocktail to cool off on a Friday arvo. May we suggest this one is best enjoyed sitting around a backyard table, or on a picnic rug, watching the sunset and listening to some gentle tunes.
The Blackberry, Lemon Gin and Tonic
What you need:
- A handful of blackberries (or mulberries from your local neighbours bush)
- Fresh mint leaves
- Two lemons
- 1/4 cup of simple syrup
- Tonic Water
- Crushed ice
What you do:
- Muddle the blackberries lemon juice, mint and simple syrup in the bottom of the glasses
- Top with gin and tonic and ice, give it a stir
- Garnish with a lemon slice and mint
- Sip and enjoy!