Blue Dahlia cocktail

Blueberries give this sprightly vodka cocktail it’s captivating hue (and inspired the name).

1 1/2 oz. Tito’s Vodka
1/2 oz. Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur
1/2 oz. lime juice
1/4 oz. simple syrup
Dash Fee Bros lemon bitters
1/4 cup blueberries
2 basil leaves
4 mint leaves
Ice cubes
Tools: muddler, shaker, finer-mesh strainer
Glass: cocktail
Garnish: mint sprig

Muddle fruit and herbs with simple syrup in the bottom of a mixing glass. Add spirits, lime juice and bitters. Shake vigorously with ice, double-strain into a chilled glass and garnish.

David Alan, The Tipsy Texan