Rosemary Blackberry Limonata

Rosemary Blackberry Limonata

I don’t know about you, but I’ve already seen my fill of eggnog, mulled wine and hot chocolate.  Every time I turn on my car or enter a store, I’m bombarded with holiday music.  I’ve already grown tired of Christmas music when the big day is still two weeks away!

Don’t get me wrong.  I’m no Scrooge.  I love all the giving, cheer, and happiness that stems from the holidays.  But I do need a break from the rest of the holiday hoopla.  I need a sip of this rosemary blackberry limonata!

For the most part, my cocktail recipes are inspired by what I found at the market, what I drank at a restaurant/bar, or something relating to the season.  And then some cocktails are born spontaneously.  This particular cocktail was the product of a visit to my fridge.  On this particular day, I opened the fridge and saw a bowl of blackberries beside a container of rosemary.   Once I pulled those ingredients out, I found a lonely can of limonata (sparking lemon soda).  The brain started ticking and I grabbed the vodka.  I knew these items would come together to create one heck of a cocktail.

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