As a bartender, I've seen my fair share of drinks come and go. But there's one ingredient that never goes out of style: moonshine.
This classic spirit has been around for centuries and has a rich history in America. From the days of Prohibition to present-day craft distilleries, moonshine has always been a staple in the world of cocktails.
One of the best ways to enjoy moonshine is by adding blackberries to the mix. This delicious fruit adds a sweet and tangy flavor that perfectly complements the smoothness of the moonshine.
Whether you're looking for a refreshing summer drink or a cozy winter warmer, blackberry moonshine cocktails are the perfect choice.
But with so many recipes out there, it can be hard to know where to start. That's why I've put together this guide to the best blackberry moonshine cocktail recipes.
From classic drinks to creative twists, there's something for everyone on this list. So grab your shaker and get ready to mix up some magic – these drinks are sure to impress!
1. Blackberry Sunset Cocktail
The Blackberry Sunset Cocktail is a must-try for anyone looking for a refreshing and fruity drink this summer. Made with Sugarlands' Blockader's Blackberry Moonshine, this cocktail is bursting with flavor and perfect for sipping on a hot summer night.
The addition of pineapple juice and club soda adds a tropical twist to the drink, while the dash of cayenne pepper adds a subtle kick. Garnished with a blackberry and pineapple slice, this cocktail is not only delicious but also visually stunning. Whether you're a fan of moonshine or just looking for a new cocktail to try, the Blackberry Sunset Cocktail is definitely worth a taste.
2. Hard Blackberry Lemonade
If you're a fan of blackberries and lemonade, then you're in for a treat with the Hard Blackberry Lemonade cocktail. This two-ingredient cocktail is perfect for summer days when you want something refreshing and easy to make. The Blackberry Moonshine adds a beautiful pink color to the drink and can be adjusted to your liking.
This cocktail is perfect for sharing with friends at cookouts or pool parties. If you haven't tried Blackberry Moonshine before, this is the perfect recipe to give it a try. So, why not add this delicious cocktail to your list of must-try Blackberry Moonshine cocktails?
3. Blackberry Sage Hard Lemonade
The Blackberry Sage Hard Lemonade is a perfect blend of sweet and savory flavors that will leave you wanting more. Made with Sugarlands Moonshine's Blockader's Blackberry Moonshine, this cocktail has a delicious blend of berry and floral fragrances of honeysuckle, blended with lavender. The fresh-squeezed lemonade adds a refreshing touch to the cocktail, making it perfect for a hot summer day.
The addition of sage gives it a unique twist that sets it apart from other blackberry cocktails. This cocktail is perfect for a summer BBQ, outdoor concert, or even a relaxing day by the pool. Overall, the Blackberry Sage Hard Lemonade is a must-try for anyone looking for a refreshing and unique cocktail experience.
4. Back Porch Blackberry Kir Royale With Moonshine
The Back Porch Blackberry Kir Royale with Moonshine is a refreshing and fruity cocktail that is perfect for a summer evening. Made with Sugarlands Distilling Company's Blockader's Blackberry Moonshine and a homemade blackberry puree, this cocktail is layered with flavors of ripe berries and floral fragrances of honeysuckle and lavender.
Topped with prosecco, this drink is a perfect balance of sweet and tart, with a velvety mouthfeel and a nectarous finish. The garnish of blackberry adds a pop of color and a burst of flavor to the drink. This cocktail is a must-try for anyone looking for a unique and delicious blackberry moonshine cocktail.
5. Blackberry Sunset Whiskey Sour
The Blackberry Sunset Whiskey Sour is a perfect blend of sweet and sour flavors. The cocktail features blackberry simple syrup, blackberry whiskey, and a touch of black walnut bitters to balance out the sweetness. The foam adds a touch of elegance to the drink, making it perfect for a fancy night out.
The choice of bourbon is crucial to the taste of the cocktail, and the recipe offers a few options to choose from. Overall, the Blackberry Sunset Whiskey Sour is a must-try for anyone who loves a good whiskey sour with a fruity twist.
6. Crockpot Lemonade Moonshine
If you're looking for a unique and refreshing cocktail to try, the Crockpot Lemonade Moonshine is definitely worth a taste. This slow-cooked concoction is a perfect blend of tart lemonade and smooth moonshine, making it a great choice for any occasion.
Whether you're enjoying it on a hot summer day or sipping it by the fire on a chilly night, this cocktail is sure to please. The best part? It's easy to make and perfect for gifting. So if you're looking to impress your friends with a homemade cocktail, give the Crockpot Lemonade Moonshine a try.