Uncle Vanya

  • SERVINGS: Makes 1 drink

A variation on the Tom Collins, a summer classic, the Uncle Vanya is best when blackberries are at their seasonal peak.

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  1. Ice
  2. 1 ounce vodka
  3. 1 ounce crème de mûre (blackberry liqueur)
  4. 2 ounces fresh lemon juice
  5. 3/4 ounce Rich Simple Syrup
  6. 2 blackberries and 1 lemon wheel skewered on a pick, for garnish
  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add all of the remaining ingredients except the garnish and shake well. Strain into an ice-filled collins glass and garnish with the blackberries and lemon wheel.