Featured Recipe: Berry Spritzer

This patriotic berry spritzer is the perfect addition to any picnic. Happy summer, everyone!

3 cups blackberries
1 cup raspberries
1/2 cup Simple Syrup
1/2 cup white grape juice
1/3 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice Ice, for serving (optional)
Seltzer or sparkling wine, chilled Patriotic fruit skewers, for garnish (optional)

1. Place blackberries, raspberries, simple syrup, grape juice, and lemon juice in the jar of a blender; puree until smooth. Strain mixture through a fine mesh sieve, discarding solids.

2. Fill 8 Collins glasses with ice, if using. Divide mixture evenly between glasses; top with seltzer or wine and serve immediately garnished with fruit skewers, if desired.

Recipe courtesy of MarthaStewart.com


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