Bourbon Blackberry Smash
- 2 shots of bourbon
- 1/2 cup of ginger beer (Fever Tree makes my favorite)
- Fresh mint (2 sprigs muddled, plus extra for garnish). We're getting fancy.
- 4 blackberries per drink (muddled)
- Wedge of lime
- Splash of soda water
TWO: Add the bourbon and a handful of ice. Shake until well mixed.
THREE: Strain the bourbon/blackberry/mint/lime mixture into a rocks glass filled with ice.
FOUR: Top with the ginger beer and a splash of soda water.
FIVE: Garnish with several blackberries and a mint leaf.
SIX: Sip. Breathe. Enjoy. Recharge for Tuesday!