Basil Blackberry Bourbon Smash


  • 4 fresh Basil Leaves
  • ¼ cup Frozen or Fresh Blackberries
  • ½ – 1 tsp. Granulated Cane Sugar
  • 2 oz. Bourbon Whiskey
  • ½ Lime juiced
  • 4 oz. Vita Ice Black Raspberry or to taste
  • Ice Cubes for serving


  • In a cocktail shaker, combine the basil, blackberries, and sugar. Use a muddle to break up the basil and berries.
  • Add the bourbon, lime juice, and a generous amount of ice and shake to chill.
  • Fill an old-fashioned glass with ice. Strain the cocktail over the ice.
  • Top off with Vita Ice Black Raspberry.
  •  Garnish additional basil, blackberries, and lime, if desired.
  • Best enjoyed immediately!