Blackberry Mule Thyme
2-ounces Uncle Nearest Whiskey (or your favorite Whiskey)
1-ounce Meyer Lemon Simple Syrup (recipe below)
Thyme Sprigs, additional for garnish
In a cocktail shaker, muddle the Blackberries.
Add 2 ounces of Whiskey.
Add 1 ounce of Meyer Lemon Simple Syrup
Add 1 sprig of Thyme
Shake it all up.
Pour into a glass with ice.
Top it off with 2-3 ounces of Ginger Beer. Garnish with a Thyme sprig and Enjoy!
Meyer Lemon Simple Syrup Recipe
Pulp of 4 Meyer Lemons, with lemon juice squeezed out (save and use later)
2 Cups of Water
2 Cups of Sugar
Put the water, sugar and pulp into a pot and bring to a boil while stirring to dissolve the sugar.
Turn off the heat and let cool.
Strain liquid into a container and discard pulp.