Blackberry Mint Julep Margarita
The perfect Kentucky Derby cocktail for the tequila lover - my Blackberry Mint Julep Margarita is a take on the classic Kentucky Mint Julep!
- 2.5 oz Tequila
- 2 oz Simple Syrup
- 1 oz Lime Juice freshly squeezed
- 7 Blackberries more for garnish
- 5 Mint Leaves more for garnish
- Crushed Ice
In a cocktail shaker, muddle blackberries, simple syrup, and mint.
Add tequila, freshly-squeezed lime juice, and crushed ice. Shake well.
Fill a julep cup liberally with crushed ice.
Strain chilled cocktail over ice, garnish with additional blackberries and fresh mint.