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DharMag September 2016 Bramble cocktail recipe, ingredients and origin of a great gin drink

Bramble cocktail recipe with gin, lemon, blackberry liquor. Best cocktail recipe The Bramble is a simple cocktail, fresh, but with a final sweet touch that makes it perfectly balanced.

If you are looking for a classic pre-dinner cocktail, not too alcoholic or complex, but with a clean, smooth, fruity flavor the Bramble is the perfect one.

In practice, the Bramble is a gin sour (sugar and lemon), the only particular ingredient is the blackberry liqueur used, which adds a sweet and fleshy suggestion to the final cocktail.

The Bramble is an iconic drink, sipped all over the world, although its birth is recent: it was born in the ’80s in Soho, the stylish and bohemian quarter of London.

Bramble cocktail ingredients

  • 4 cl of gin
  • 1.5 cl of lemon juice
  • 1 cl sugar syrup
  • 1.5 cl of liquor blackberry

How to make the perfect Bramble drink

It is built directly in the glass, which must be old-fashioned.

Squeeze a lemon and strain juice.

Pour gin, lemon juice and sugar syrup into an ice-filled glass.

Stir gently, then add the blackberry liqueur, which will give an incredible pink color to the cocktail.

Decorate with two blackberries and a wedge of ananas and enjoys in ​​peace a great wood-flavored cocktail.

Great Gin Cocktail you should try

If you like cocktails made with gin you could make also: Gin Tonic, Black Mamba Kiss, Paradise, Tom Collins, Heidi, cocktail Pino, Negroni, Gin Fizz, French 75, Vesper Martini, Tuxedo, Dry Martini.

Bramble cocktail food pairings

The Bramble taken alone is one of the best aperitifs you can find around, but it gets along well with fried fish, white meats and comfort food. Recommended dishes: kolokithokeftedes, mixed paella, orange chicken, sea bass with salt from Cervia, Cantonese rice, risotto with shrimp and zucchini, fish balls.

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