Beer Berry Bramble
 
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A twist on the classic bramble, this time made with berry flavored summer wheat beer, blackberries, and fresh cherries.
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Serves: 2 drinks
Ingredients
  • 3 blackberries and 3 pitted cherries, plus more for garnish
  • 4 ounces dry gin
  • juice of 2 lemons
  • 2 ounces simple syrup (recipe below)
  • 1 12 oz. berry flavored wheat beer
Instructions
  1. Place your blackberries and pitted cherries in the bottom of a cocktail shaker. Muddle with a wooden muddler or a large spoon, then add in your gin, lemon juice, and simple syrup. Fill with ice and shake well for 10 seconds. Strain into two chilled glasses, top with beer, and garnish with an additional berry or two.
  2. *To make simple syrup, combine 1 cup of water and 1 cup of granulated sugar in a small pot. Stir to combine, bring to a boil, and simmer until the sugar has completely dissolved. Allow to cool and store in the refrigerator for up to three months.
Recipe by The Crepes of Wrath at http://www.thecrepesofwrath.com/2013/07/01/beer-berry-bramble/