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friday at five :: blackberry smash


Ginger Blackberry Smash

Serves 1


  • Lime wedges for garnish, optional
  • 1 tablespoon crystallized ginger sugar (see Recipe Note)
  • 4-5 fresh ripe blackberries
  • 2 ounces tequila
  • 1 ounce ginger simple syrup (recipe follows)
  • 1 ounce fresh-squeezed lime juice
  • Crystalized ginger for garnish

{for the entire recipe, go to TheKitchn}

friday at five :: ruby partida


Happy Friday.


Glass: Cocktail


Add all the ingredients except the cassis to a shaker and fill with ice. Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Dribble the .5 oz of French Cassis down the inside of the glass so it settles at the bottom.

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friday at five :: cucumber concoction


  • 2 oz Gin
  • 1 oz St-Germain Liqueur
  • .75 oz Fresh lime juice
  • 2 Cucumber pieces
  • Pinch of mint

Garnish: Mint leaf

Glass: Highball or Martini


Muddle the mint and cucumber in a shaker. Add the rest of the ingredients and ice, shake and strain into a chilled Martini glass or a highball glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish the drink with a mint leaf.