Presented by Grille 3501
- 4-6 fresh blackberries (reserve 1 for garnish)
- 2 tsp. simple syrup
- 2 tsp. fresh squeezed lime juice
- 2 oz. Veev Spirit* (or a favorite berry-flavored vodka)
- Lime peel twist for garnish
Drop 3 to 5 blackberries in a shaker. Pour in simple syrup and lime juice and muddle. Add ice, then Veev (or vodka). Cover, shake vigorously, and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a whole blackberry and a twist of lime peel. Enjoy immediately.
*American-made Veev, a neutral grain spirit distilled from Idaho winter wheat and flavored with organic acaí berries from Brazil, is a special-order item at Pennsylvania Wine and Spirits stores.