Prep-time 5 minutes Cook-time 5 minutes Serves 1
Looking for a Halloween margarita recipe? This unique blackberry margarita smash is made with smoky mezcal mixed with sweet blackberries, tart pomegranate juice and a subtle hint of earthy sage. These dark and moody cocktails are perfect for spooky season. Garnish with fresh sage before serving.
8 – 10 fresh blackberries
2 – 3 fresh sage leaves, torn
1 ounce agave nectar
1 ounce lime juice
1 ounce pomegranate juice
2 ounces mezcal
For garnish: raw sugar, fresh sage sprig
Rim glass with raw sugar and fill 3/4 with ice.
Combine blackberries, sage leaves, agave nectar and lime juice in a cocktail shaker and muddle until blackberries are smashed.
Add ice and remaining ingredients to the cocktail and shake until very cold.
Strain into glass and garnish with fresh sage before serving