Boozy Blackberry Cocktail Drink

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This recipe was inspired by Abby Fisher’s cookbook, What Mrs. Fisher Knows about Old Southern Cooking. This was the second known cookbook written by a Black person in the United States. She had an award-winning blackberry bourbon recipe, which sounds delicious. But, this is a wine blog. So, I took that idea turned it around a bit. Bourbon barrel aged wine is becoming more popular. These are rich wines that you can drink by themselves. They are easy drinkers. But, they are also great in a cocktail like this one.

5
8 oz sugar
1 bottle bourbon barrel-aged red wine
4 cups blackberries

1 - Heat sugar and berries on medium-low heat until a syrup is formed for 5 minutes.

2 - Do not let the mixture boil.

3 - Strain and cool the syrup to room temperature.

4 - In a...
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Nutritions

Calories
209

Sodium
1.0mg
0% DV

Fat
1g
2% DV

Protein
2g
4% DV

Carbs
52g
17% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV