Blackberry-Pom Dareringer Cocktail
Sweet and seductive, this Dareringer cocktail is made for lovers. Dark and sweet, this blackberry pomegranate infused cocktail features Dareringer, which brings hints of rich cherry, smooth vanilla, and spiced currants. This unique symphony of flavors will leave the senses stimulated and satisfied.
A cocktail designed to be made with someone you adore.
10 oz Dareringer bourbon
- 1 cup fresh blackberries
2 Fresh rosemary sprigs
Enough Ice to fill four rocks glasses
1 1/4 cup filtered spring water
16 oz pure pomegranate juice
3/4 cup white granulated sugar
Fill a cocktail shaker with the pomegranate juice, Dareringer bourbon, and 8oz of the blackberry simple syrup (recipe below). Shake gently.
Fill four rocks glasses ¾ of the way full with ice and divide cocktail evenly among each glass.
Garnish each glass with a sprig of rosemary. Hold a lighter flame to the rosemary sprig until it has an ember and starts to smoke.
Enjoy, and let the evening go where it may…
Blackberry Simple Syrup
Mix the sugar, water, and blackberries in a saucepan. Heat over medium high heat for about 15 minutes (reduce the heat if the mixture starts to boil).
Remove from heat and let cool for about 10 minutes.
Pour through a fine mesh strainer into a mason jar.
*You can store any extra simple syrup in a sealed container such as a mason jar in the refrigerator.
If you are wanting even more stimulation, consider pairing this cocktail with some premium chocolates from Welpdale in mint chocolate, white chocolate and dark chocolate varieties.