Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Gin Cocktails


bramble cocktail
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Famed bartender Dick Bradsell invented this classic at Fred’s Club in London’s Soho in the ’80s, inspired by the fresh blackberries he used to get as a child on the Isle of Wight.


  • 2 oz Gin
  • 1 oz Freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 2 barspoons Simple syrup
  • 1/2 oz Crème de mure
  • Garnish: Lemon half-wheel
  • Garnish: Fresh blackberry


  1. Add the gin, lemon juice and simple syrup into a shaker with ice and shake.

  2. Fine-strain into an Old Fashioned glass over crushed ice.

  3. Lace over top with the creme de mure.

  4. Garnish with a lemon half-wheel and a fresh blackberry.