Blackberry Margarita Smash Recipe

This unique blackberry margarita smash is made with smoky mezcal mixed with sweet blackberries, tart pomegranate juice and a subtle hint of earthy sage. These dark and moody cocktails are perfect for spooky season. Garnish with fresh sage before serving.

If you’re a fan of spooky-themed cocktails, you’ll definitely want to try the haunted swamp water cocktail. It’s another great option for Halloween parties and has a creepy vibe that’s sure to impress your guests.


To make a delicious Blackberry Margarita Smash Cocktail, you will need the following items:

  • 1 cup fresh blackberries
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1/2 cup tequila
  • 1/4 cup lime juice (freshly squeezed)
  • 2 tablespoons triple sec
  • Ice cubes
  • Lime slices and additional blackberries for garnish
  • Salt or sugar for rimming the glasses

How to Make a Blackberry Margarita Smash

1. In a small bowl, muddle the blackberries with the sugar until the berries are broken down and the sugar is mostly dissolved.

2. Strain the blackberry mixture through a fine mesh sieve into a pitcher, pressing on the solids to extract as much liquid as possible. Discard the solids.

3. To the pitcher, add the tequila, lime juice, and triple sec. Stir well to combine.

4. Prepare your serving glasses by running a lime slice around the rim and then dipping the rim into a plate of salt or sugar, depending on your preference.

5. Fill the glasses with ice cubes and pour the blackberry margarita mixture over the ice. Garnish with lime slices and additional blackberries.

6. Serve immediately and enjoy the refreshing blend of sweet blackberries and tangy lime.

Prep Time: 10 minutes | Total Time: 10 minutes

Kcal: 180 kcal per serving | Servings: 4 servings