Happy New Year! Hopefully your 2014 ended with a bang and not a fizzle, because we were actually saving the ‘fizzle’ for your 2015. Allow us to present to you the Blackberry Bourbon Fizz: a light and refreshing cocktail that’s easy-to-make and easier to drink. Absolute perfection at a post New Year’s brunch.
Ayesha and Fizz
WHAT YOU’LL NEED (makes 1)
1/2 orange, sliced
1/2 cup fresh blackberries
4-6 mint leaves
1 tsp sugar
2 oz bourbon
-Muddle orange slices, blackberries, mint and sugar in a shaker or mixing bowl.
-Add bourbon and shake or stir.
-Strain over ice and top glass off with soda water.
-Garnish with mint and an orange slice, if you’re fancy.