A blackberrymartini garnished with fresh blackberries and lemon with a gold cocktail shaker.
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Wild & Witchy Cocktail

The Wild and Witchy Cocktail is a delicious blackberry martini that's easy to make and is perfect for a party. Its spooky color is a lot of fun to serve for Halloween. But it's also delicious to serve anytime, especially when blackberries are in season.
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword Blackberry Martini, Wild and Witchy Cocktail
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 243kcal
Author Dylann Crush

Equipment

Ingredients

Ingredients to Make the Drink

  • 2 ounces Berry-flavored Vodka
  • 2 ounces Grape Juice
  • 1 ounce Blackberry Simple Syrup
  • Edible Glitter optional
  • Lemon Juice

Ingredients to Make the Blackberry Simple Syrup

  • 1/2 Cup Water
  • 1/2 Cup Sugar
  • 1/2 Cup Fresh Blackberries

Instructions

How to make the Blackberry Simple Syrup

  • Mix equal parts water and sugar together.
  • Mash the blackberries as the sugar and water mixture heat.
  • Add the fruit to the water and sugar mixture and simmer (about 10 minutes) until the sugar has dissolved and the mixture has thickened.
  • Let the mixture cool.
  • Run through a strainer or piece of cheesecloth to remove any seeds or remaining fruit pieces.

How to Make the Wild and Witchy Cocktail

  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice then add the vodka, grape juice, a generous squeeze of lemon and the simple syrup. Add a dash or two of edible glitter.
  • Shake until well mixed then strain into a martini glass.
  • Garnish with a slice of lemon and a few blackberries or your choice of garnish.

Notes

Note: The blackberry simple syrup should keep for about a month in the refrigerator if you add a splash of vodka and store it in a sealed container. Please note that nutrition facts are subject to change based on your choice of ingredients.