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Gin and Tonic with Blackberries

Gin and Tonic with Blackberries

The classic gin and tonic is elevated by the addition of blackberry simple syrup for an nice and easy cocktail on an ordinary day!

Course Drinks
Keyword gin and tonic
Prep Time 20 minutes
Servings 3 gin lovers
Author The Spirited Thrifter


  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 cup frozen blackberries

Add to pot, bring to a boil and stir till sugar dissolves. Cool in fridge.

Then, in each of 3 glasses add:

  • 1/2 cup blackberry simple syrup
  • 2 shots gin
  • 1 shot tonic
  • 1 shot club soda
  • 1 lime, juiced


  1. Add blackberry simple syrup to glass.

  2. Fill glass with ice.

  3. Add remaining ingredients and stir.

  4. Garnish with a slice of lime.

  5. Enjoy on an Alabama dock OR while thinking about an Alabama dock. Etc.