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I will admit, I didn't set out to make a cocktail for the blog this week. I  just happened to have 2 mint plants sitting around, begging to be used. And  while there are many recipes that call for mint, I kept thinking about the  upcoming Kentucky Derby. While a mint julep would be fun (and expected), I  wanted to do something else. This is sort of a twist on a Tom Collins,  using lemon instead of lime and adding tasty blackberries and mint. This  takes the classic gin and tonic to a whole…

fun (and expected), I wanted to do something else. This is sort of a twist on a Tom Collins, using lemon instead of lime and adding tasty blackberries and mint. This takes the classic gin and tonic to a whole ne.

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Rudolph’s Cranberry Fizz cranberries 6 sprigs fresh rosemary 2 oz gin 1 cup cranberry juice 3 oz sweet vermouth 1 cup Champagne)