Spicy Blackberry Lemonade

Spicy Blackberry Lemonade
Indulge in the refreshing and invigorating flavors of this Spicy Blackberry Lemonade. This delightful cocktail recipe combines the sweetness of ripe blackberries with the tanginess of lemonade, all enhanced by a hint of heat from the addition of a special ingredient. It's a perfect drink to quench your thirst and add a touch of excitement to any occasion.

To create this tantalizing beverage, gather the following ingredients:


3 oz vodka
24 oz lemonade
2 tbsp sugar
12 to 16 blackberries
1 tsp red lima puree (optional)
Ice cubes
Lemon slices, for garnish

In a sturdy glass or cocktail shaker, add the blackberries and sugar. Using a muddler or the back of a spoon, gently crush the blackberries to release their juices and mix them with the sugar, creating a sweet and tangy base.

If desired, add a teaspoon of red lima puree to the blackberry mixture. This optional ingredient will infuse a subtle heat and complexity to the drink, elevating its flavor profile.

Pour the lemonade into the glass or cocktail shaker containing the blackberry mixture. Stir well to combine all the ingredients and allow the flavors to meld together.

Fill serving glasses with ice cubes to the brim. Pour the Spicy Blackberry Lemonade mixture over the ice, ensuring that each glass receives an equal amount of the flavorful concoction.

To add a touch of elegance and a hint of citrus aroma, garnish each glass with a slice of fresh lemon. The vibrant yellow color will also add visual appeal to your drink.

Serve the Spicy Blackberry Lemonade immediately and enjoy the invigorating combination of sweet blackberries, zesty lemonade, and the subtle heat from the red lima puree. Sip and savor this refreshing beverage, allowing it to invigorate your taste buds and provide a moment of cool respite on a hot summer's day.

This Spicy Blackberry Lemonade is an enticing and vibrant drink that will impress your guests and make any gathering more memorable. The interplay between the sweetness of blackberries, the tanginess of lemonade, and the added touch of heat creates a harmonious and delightful balance of flavors. So, kick back, relax, and enjoy the refreshing zing of this sensational beverage. Cheers!