a Blackberry Surprise

1
Jen Smallwood

By
@usmcmom1

Blackberries with an attitude...a refreshing summer drink -

Recipe Source: mine...

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
10 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 6 c
    water, divided
  • 3 c
    fresh blackberries
  • 1/2 - 1 c
    sugar, depending on your taste buds
  • 1 c
    frozen limeade
  • 1/2 - 1 c
    vodka, depending on your taste buds
  • FOR GARNISHING:

  • ·
    8 thin lime slices, optional
  • ·
    fresh blackberries, optional

How to Make a Blackberry Surprise

Step-by-Step

  1. Note:
    You Can Omit The Vodka, for an all ages drink.

    Place 1 cup water and 3 cups blackberries in a blender; process until smooth. Press blackberry puree through a sieve into a large pitcher; discard seeds.

    Add remaining 5 cups water, sugar, limeade and vodka to pitcher; stir until sugar dissolves.

    Place 1 lime slice and a few blackberries, if desired, into each of 8 glasses; pour about 1 cup limeade over each serving.

Printable Recipe Card

About a Blackberry Surprise

Course/Dish: Cocktails, Other Drinks
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American




Show 4 Comments & Reviews

Refreshing Summertime Cocktails For Your Next Happy Hour Recipe

Refreshing Summertime Cocktails for Your Next Happy Hour

Kitchen Crew

It's cocktail time! I seem to say that a lot in my house during the summer. Whether it's alcoholic or non-alcoholic, it's nice to sit outside, catch up with my...

29 Refreshing Summer Drinks Recipe

29 Refreshing Summer Drinks

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

These refreshing drinks will make even the hottest of summer days bearable! Plus, they are insanely delicious. Cheers!

9 Cocktails That'll Have You Toasting The New Year In Style Recipe

9 Cocktails That'll Have You Toasting the New Year in Style

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Let's get ready to party! New Year's Eve is right around the corner. Toast the new year with 9 festive cocktails.