Blackberry Lavender Julep + Sweet’N Low giveaway

August 27, 2012

Try this fun and elegant purple-hued cocktail with blackberries bursting with sweetness, lemon, and lavender notes.

Escape the heat with breezy summer drinks. This bubbly is just right for cocktail hour. Multiply the recipe in a punch bowl to quench group-sized thirst at backyard parties, and make a happy toast to the last few days of summer. Or just relax with a glass by yourself.

This drink’s signature sweetness is tempered by the tartness of blackberries, which also tints it a gorgeous shade of purple.

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Make sure you strain with a julep strainer to keep out blackberry seeds and any lingering lavender buds! You can blend the ice in this cocktail to create a slushy texture.

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Disclosure: As part of the DailyBuzz Food Tastemaker Program, I received the Sweet’N Low samples. This post and giveaway is sponsored by Sweet’N Low.  


Jane Ko is the Austin blogger behind A Taste of Koko, Austin's top food and travel blog featuring the hottest restaurants and weekend getaways. Jane has been a speaker at South by Southwest (SXSW), Texas Conference for Women, BlogHer, and more on entrepreneurship and social media. She lives in Austin Texas with her dog and cat.


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