Cocktail Friday :: Blackberry Lemon Gin and Tonic

By August 23, 2013Signature Cocktail Ideas


Blackberry Lemon Gin and Tonic

Summer isn’t over yet and with this Texas heat still blazing, you’ll need something to help you cool down. This weeks signature drink, the Blackberry Lemon Gin and Tonic, is a fun twist on a classic cocktail. Its refreshing, tasty, and simple, making it the perfect drink to enjoy all year long. Mix it up and try different variations of fruits and syrups, the possibilities are endless!

blackberry lemon gin and tonic



  • -12 blackberries
  • -20 fresh mint leaves
  • -2 lemons
  • -1/4 cup simple syrup
  • -12 ounces gin
  • -tonic water
  • -ice


Place 3 blackberries, 5 mint leaves, juice of 1/2 a lemon, and 1 tablespoon simple syrup in each glass and mix together. Add ice and 3 ounces of gin to each drink. Top off with tonic water and stir. Serves 4.

This Blackberry Lemon Gin and Tonic signature drink idea was brought to you by The Simplifiers – Austin’s top event planning and personal concierge firm, offering full service wedding planning for luxurious events, dreamy events, quirky events and everything else in between.  For more information, visit or give us a jingle at  512.695.7744.

Source: Spoon Fork Bacon 



Leave a Reply