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Blackberry Lime Rickey Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Connie Lambert

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 cups fresh blackberries, divided
3/4 cup superfine or granulated sugar
1/2 cup fresh lime juice
1 cup gin (I prefer Bombay Sapphire)
Ice cubes
1 bottle (1 liter) sparkling water
6 to 12 very thin lime slices

Directions:
Directions:
Step 1
In a blender, combine 1 1/2 cups blackberries, the sugar, and lime juice. Blend until smooth. Pour through a fine-mesh sieve into a pitcher, rubbing to extract juices, then stir in gin.

Step 2
Half-fill 6 tall glasses with ice cubes. Divide the gin mixture evenly among the glasses. Fill each with sparkling water. Garnish each glass with a few of the remaining blackberries and a slice or two of lime.

 

 

 

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