Blackberry Martini

Blackberry Martinis are a refreshing and easy martini recipe that combines fresh blackberries, vodka, citrus, and a sparkling finish.

Provided by: Melissa Erdelac

Categories: Drinks

Time: 10 min

Yield: 1 serving

Number Of Ingredients: 8

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Ingredients:

Prep Time

19 mins

Cook Time

2:57 hours

Total Time

0:52 hours

1/2 cup fresh blackberries
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup water
2 ounces vodka
1 ounce blackberry simple syrup
1/2 ounce elderflower liqueur (such as St. Germain)
1/2 ounce fresh squeeze lemon juice
1/2 ounce Prosecco, (for floater)
Steps:
Blackberry Simple Syrup
In a small saucepan combine blackberries, sugar, and water. Mash blackberries with a muddler, potato masher, or fork. Bring to a boil and then lower heat to a simmer for 3 minutes. Remove from heat.
Use a mesh strainer to strain solids from simple syrup. Set strained syrup aside to cool slightly. Blackberry Simple Syrup makes enough for 6 martinis.
Blackberry Martini
In a cocktail shaker place vodka, 1 ounce blackberry simple syrup, elderflower liqueur, and lemon juice. DO NOT POUR IN PROSECCO YET. Fill with ice, shake, then strain into a martini glass. Top Blackberry Martini with Prosecco and serve.