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This Bourbon Blackberry Collins is Collin our Name

You don't need much to make DrinksMadeEasy's bourbon blackberry collins. Made with blackberry simple syrup, bourbon, lemon and lime juice, and club soda, this tasty collins proves that sometimes simple is better.

Bourbon Blackberry Collins

  • blackberries
  • ice
  • Ā½ cup sugar
  • Ā½ cup water
  • 1Ā½ oz. bourbon
  • Ā¾ oz. fresh lemon juice
  • Ā¾ oz. lime juice
  • 1 oz. blackberry simple syrup
  • chilled club soda
  • blackberry ice cubes
  • First make your blackberry syrup by adding 16Ā oz of blackberries to Ā½ cup sugar and Ā½ cupĀ water. Bring to a boil. Remove from heat onceĀ blackberries become soft. Strain into a vessel forĀ storage and chill.
  • In a cocktail shaker full of iceĀ add 1 oz blackberry syrup, bourbon,Ā lemon and lime juices. Shake vigorouslyĀ for 15 seconds or so.
  • Strain into a blackberryĀ ice-filled collins glass. Top off with club sodaĀ and garnish with the remaining blackberries.
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