This cocktail combines fresh blackberries, cucumber slices, lime juice, gin, club soda, sugar, and fresh mint for an ultra-summery, fruity escape.

Anne Quatrano
Recipe by Southern Living June 2010

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Jim Franco; Styling: Scott Martin

Recipe Summary

prep:
20 mins
total:
20 mins
Yield:
Makes 5 cups
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Place first 5 ingredients in a large pitcher. Gently press mint leaves, cucumbers, and blackberries against side of pitcher with a wooden spoon to release flavors. Stir in gin and club soda. Serve over ice. Garnish, if desired.

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  • *Superfine or powdered sugar may be substituted.

  • Note: We tested with Hendrick's Gin.