Blackberry, Cucumber, & Basil Spritz

  • Base Spirit Vodka
  • Preparation Muddled & Stirred
  • Flavor Fresh & Herbal
  • Served On the Rocks

This light and refreshing libation is inspired by a summer’s garden bounty in Fire Island, NY. The fresh cucumber and basil notes make it perfect for enjoying as an easy daytime cocktail.

-Emily Ann Payton Fitzgerald

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Blackberry, Cucumber, & Basil Spritz
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Instructions
  1. In a Highball Glass muddle together blackberries, cucumber, lime juice, and basil until cucumbers and berries are crushed.
  2. Fill glass with ice. Add vodka and top with club soda.
  3. Stir to combine.
  4. Garnish with a cucumber slice, blackberry, and basil leaf.
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