Love Potion for Valentine's Day
Recipe type: Beverage
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Serves: serves 1
A light and gorgeous cocktail that has fruity and floral notes but isn't too sweet.
For the blackberry simple syrup:
  • ¾ c. water
  • ½ c. sugar
  • ⅓ c. blackberries
For the cocktail:
  • 1½ oz. hibiscus vodka
  • 1 oz. blackberry syrup
  • seltzer water
  • blackberries
  1. To make the simple syrup place the water, sugar, and blackberries in a small saucepan over medium high heat.
  2. Bring to a boil, stirring occasionally, then reduce heat and simmer for 5 minutes. Remove from heat and cool.
  3. To make the cocktail rim a tall glass with pink sugar (optional).
  4. Then fill the glass with ice. Add in the vodka and syrup and mix well. Pour in seltzer water, filling to the top. Add a few blackberries to the glass and serve with a straw.
A Hezzi-D Original
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