Berry Bourbon Burst

This refreshing cocktail, Berry Bourbon Burst, combines the smoothness of bourbon with the sweetness of blackberries, the tanginess of lime, and the refreshing aroma of mint. The flavors come together in a delightful mix that is perfect for sipping and savoring on a warm evening.

Berry Bourbon Burst

A refreshing bourbon cocktail bursting with the flavors of blackberries, lime, and mint.

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  • 5 blackberries
  • Juice of 1/2 large lime
  • 4 mint leaves
  • 2 oz bourbon
  • 1/2-3/4 oz simple syrup (to taste)
  • Sparkling water
  • Ice


  1. In a shaker, muddle blackberries, mint, and lime juice for about 20 seconds until the berries have burst.
  2. Add bourbon, simple syrup, and a few ice cubes to the shaker. Shake well for 15-20 seconds to thoroughly combine the flavors.
  3. Add ice to a serving glass, then strain the drink from the shaker over the ice.
  4. Top the drink with sparkling water and garnish with blackberries, lime, and/or mint.