Fruit slices and juices have been aptly used to make cocktails for decades. When it comes to the relaxing highballs, you will come across hundreds of recipes using berries as the flavouring agent. These deep coloured fruits are known to infuse sweet and tart flavours in the cocktail.
Fresh Raspberries, whether red or black, are commonly used to make a fruity mix. They are muddled, juiced or used in the form of flavoured liqueurs to introduce that signature sweet and sour taste in the drink. Apart from the modern concoctions, several classic cocktails also call for the use of these delicious fruits. If you are heading for a relaxing vacation, then go ahead and try these amazing raspberry cocktails.
The tart cocktail replaces the lime in the original Caipirinha with fresh raspberries. This lip smacking drink is perfect to prepare when raspberries are in season. Popular as a tart variant Caipirinha, the national drink of Brazil, this muddled mix will surely impress your taste buds with its sweet and tart flavours.
Margaritas are extremely popular among Tequila lovers. Many bartenders use seasonal fruits to make different variants of this straight-up drink. By blending a few raspberries with tequila, triple sec and lime juice, you can make this cocktail fruity and savouring.
Raspberry Rose Fizz
This delectable and aromatic mix is made by blending Gin, raspberry liqueur, lemon juice, raspberry syrup, rose water, egg white and soda. This sweet, sour and fizzy cocktail will entice your taste buds with the essence of rose. You will definitely enjoy sipping this delightful drink over brunch with friends.
This alluring drink is easy to make and great to taste. It is made by muddling a few raspberries with rum, lemon and agave syrup. Many bartenders top up the mix with ginger ale to make it slightly bitter. Once you sip this drink once, you will keep coming back to it for more.
Raspberry and Rum Iced Tea
This refreshing concoction is ideal for outdoor parties held in the day time. Made with white or dark rum, this fruity mix will captivate your senses after the first few sips. Drink it serenely with lots of ice and get lost in its fruity flavours.
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