• Main Ingredient Bourbon
  • Mixer 2 Simple Syrup (water+sugar)
  • Garnish Mint

Blackberry Bourbon Smash


This is a family recipe standout bourbon cocktail. This blackberry bourbon smash is refreshing and perfect for summer day - featuring blackberries, lime, and fresh mint.


  • 1/4 lime, cut into 2 wedges
  • 8 blackberries
  • 5 large mint leaves
  • 1 1/2 oz bourbon
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup (or simple syrup)
  • Soda water, for serving (optional)
  • Crushed ice, for serving


  1. Place the lime, berries, and mint leaves in cocktail shaker. Muddle (gently mash and press into glass) them 5+ times to extract their flavor. 
  2. Add the bourbon, maple syrup and 4 ice cubes. Shake until cold, then pour everything into a glass. If desired, add a splash of soda water. Serve with crushed ic

Recipe Tags: #bourbon #smash #blackberry
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