Blackberry Gin

PennyBy Penny    

August 16, 2017

Drink as is or add to a glass of fizz

  • Yields: 1 litre

Ingredients

900g blackberries

450g caster sugar

400ml gin

Directions

1Place the blackberries and sugar in a large pan and cook down very gently. Stir until the fruit becomes pulpy and the sugar has dissolved.

2Pour into a kilner jar and top with gin .

3Shake regularly

4After a couple of months strain through muslin into bottles

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169 Reviews

Lindsi Anne Russell

August 20, 2017

I’m so wanting to to get loads more! Xxx

Joanne Scothorn Mann

August 20, 2017

Lindsi Anne Russell im guna pick some blackberries and get this going for xmax xx

Melanie Hawkins

August 20, 2017

Laura Jane Spratt there were loads of blackberries when we left , hopefully still plenty left x

Carmen-Louise Currie

August 19, 2017

Linda Jenkins

Fran Ellis

August 18, 2017

I’m just making this. I’ve doubled the recipe. I don’t have any kilner jars so will it be ok in a large plastic bottle? X

Rachel Mclachlan

August 18, 2017

Let’s give it a whirl ! X

Ally Bell

August 18, 2017

Rachel Mclachlan

Emma Mallett

August 17, 2017

Mark French

Helen Davies

August 17, 2017

Siobhan Buck so organised ! X

Helen Davies

August 17, 2017

Siobhan Buck.. x

Kelly Grice

August 17, 2017

Si Spruce here you go, try make you own xx

Kerry Burgess

August 17, 2017

Hmmm, not sure how I feel about this. Not all that fussed on blackberries.

Gill Roberts

August 17, 2017

Something to consider Kerry Burgess?

Ashleigh Wilkinson

August 17, 2017

Paul Paula Hardman

Emily Templeton

August 17, 2017

Dan Salomon you can make this with all those blackberrys xxxxxxx

Sophie J Morris

August 17, 2017

NEED!

Donna Parker

August 17, 2017

Sophie J Morris xx

Morgan Bateman

August 17, 2017

Yes I did! Frozen some.. may have enough x

Heidi Barnett Was Swithenbank

August 17, 2017

John Hirst!!!! x

Donna Woodgate

August 17, 2017

I’m quite happy to put my liver on the line to taste test!

Sarah Shepperdson

August 17, 2017

Was talking about this last night with dad!

Caroline Jenkins

August 17, 2017

Morgan Bateman did you pick any blackberries?

Gemma Bennett

August 17, 2017

Sally Jilbert

Gemma Newell

August 17, 2017

Think we should go for a walk and get some blackberries.

Karen Taylor

August 17, 2017

Sarah.. you still going blackberry picking???? Lol

Katie Louise Herbert

August 17, 2017

Oliver wouldn’t let her keep them lol

Lindsi Anne Russell

August 17, 2017

I have damsons for this. Xxx

James Paice

August 17, 2017

Andy Fenton

Gemma Fraser

August 17, 2017

Audrey Fraser

Bubblez Lockwood

August 17, 2017

Sue Sumner

Sydni Oliver

August 17, 2017

Zane Oliver Hayley Lally Oliver Hayley Sheppard Pam Hodge Rachel Hadaway

Stephanie Buckley

August 17, 2017

Anna Seligman

Michele Cain

August 16, 2017

3rd person to send me this… me thinks I’ll have to make it now! X

David Allen

August 16, 2017

I’ll give it a go! X

Pamela Devlin

August 16, 2017

Theresa Waye

Rosaleen Lian

August 16, 2017

Ooohh I can feel a brewing weekend approaching!!!!! Donna Woodgate & Emma Loyns best you prepare yourselves!!!!!!! X

Allie Hitches

August 16, 2017

Katie Louise Herbert – better get those blackberries off your mum!!

Becky Waller

August 16, 2017

Michele Cain another one for you to try x

Julie Goldie

August 16, 2017

Sarah Freeman

Alison Millington Finney

August 16, 2017

Shelley Leigh xx

Lorna Millis

August 16, 2017

Gemma Corke

Caroline Lacy

August 16, 2017

Louise Couper

Rebecca Ellis

August 16, 2017

John Fox

Stacey-Jane Gilfillan

August 16, 2017

Steve Armstrong I need some more berries!!

Kirsty Lewis

August 16, 2017

Lidia Trojanowska Let me know if you get any off your pops and I’ll make us this xxx

Gemma Glue

August 16, 2017

The vodka is on the go… still more blackberries than I can use left!

Karen Reeve

August 16, 2017

Gemma Glue

Karen Johnstone Reed

August 16, 2017

No walk out the village towards the bridge, go along the dirt path before you hit the bridge, past the treatment works

Tory Darke

August 16, 2017

Sarah Heins perhaps this is more to your liking

Sheridan Saint

August 16, 2017

Christ, I don’t have a death wish you know…Spine Rd.. Jeez. Lol

Jonathan Videgrain

August 16, 2017

I’ll pass this to my chef and mixologist Thomas Lee Miller 😉

Karen Johnstone Reed

August 16, 2017

Along the side of the spine road bridge and along the river path came be ok

Eleanor Edwards

August 16, 2017

Fab. Hope your having a nice time x

Eleanor Edwards

August 16, 2017

Fab. Hope your having a nice time x

Melissa Breeze

August 16, 2017

Lol brilliant. Yeah that should be fine x

Sheridan Saint

August 16, 2017

if I knew where to get decent ones I would, but they’re all scraggy roung here..lol

Mandy Nicolson

August 16, 2017

Tracey MrsDee

Caroline Summers

August 16, 2017

Nicola McGeough

Grace Nicol

August 16, 2017

Mmmmmm looks fab xx

Karen Johnstone Reed

August 16, 2017

Sheridan Saint get out blackberry picking

Melissa Breeze

August 16, 2017

We will need to go blackberry picking on the weekend x

Melissa Breeze

August 16, 2017

Sounds good to me x

Victoria Dennick

August 16, 2017

More than likely! 😀

Eleanor Edwards

August 16, 2017

Melissa Breeze we are doing this!! X

Amanda Clement

August 16, 2017

Great shout, chum, but for one teensy thing… I can’t stand gin!!! Back to the cobbler research, methinks! Xxx

Sara Rachael

August 16, 2017

Nicola Didsbury

Maresa Simpson

August 16, 2017

Deal!!! I’ll bring buckets! (I’ll wash the sand out first!) X

Maresa Simpson

August 16, 2017

Deal!!! I’ll bring buckets! (I’ll wash the sand out first!) X

Maresa Simpson

August 16, 2017

Can we set the kids to task?? Get them a bucket and offer the one who picks the most a tub of those chocolate muffins?! X

Katy Powell

August 16, 2017

Ohh looks easy enough! X

Donna Woodgate

August 16, 2017

Rosaleen, this is right up your alley sweet cheeks!

Elizabeth Cornock

August 16, 2017

Grace Nicol

Katrina McColm

August 16, 2017

Hannah Ruth I think we should try making this?!xxx

Sarah Lynch

August 16, 2017

David worth a shot?

Maresa Simpson

August 16, 2017

Katy Powell…. What were we saying earlier!!!

Sharon Beattie

August 16, 2017

Vodka?

Hannah Hickman

August 16, 2017

Lizzie Austin after your blackberry picking today, I feel like you could at least give this a shot…

Susie Steele

August 16, 2017

Ha ha! There you go sarah James . Might give it a try!

Eleri Duggan

August 16, 2017

Wouldn’t mind trying this!

Stuart Todd

August 16, 2017

Dave Moat

Michelle Taylor

August 16, 2017

Mel babb

Joanne Ellis

August 16, 2017

Julia Chaplin Rebecca Ellis

Kat Dennick

August 16, 2017

Victoria Dennick Would be appreciated at Woodcote Manor! Xxx

Alexa Thomas

August 16, 2017

Got the blackberries just need vodka x

Naomi Sexton

August 16, 2017

Natalie

Sarah Cusack

August 16, 2017

Just picked these…….

Tracey Williams

August 16, 2017

Alexa Thomas

Jess Lewis

August 16, 2017

Yeah deffo

Jess Lewis

August 16, 2017

Yeah deffo

Suzanna Brickel

August 16, 2017

I try it with u lol

Kathy Anne Newton

August 16, 2017

As long as you share :)) xxx

Suzanna Brickel

August 16, 2017

Jess Lewis this is amazing

Nicky Fogg

August 16, 2017

Emilie O’Neill

Tanya Arnold

August 16, 2017

Marie McIntosh

Lynn Davies

August 16, 2017

And Jo bradford taylor!!!!!

Sarah James

August 16, 2017

Susie Steele how funny this should pop up lol

Velma Beattie

August 16, 2017

I don’t like gin!

Sarah E J Weeks

August 16, 2017

Might have a go at this! I have loads of blackberries.

Jayne Kormendy

August 16, 2017

Ali Adams

Sharon Beattie

August 16, 2017

Right I’m off to the hedgerows. Can’t believe our blackberries are ripening already.

Vicki Pridgeon

August 16, 2017

Dianne Mcloughlin

Sharon Anderson

August 16, 2017

Alison Rooney

Caren Williamson

August 16, 2017

Dickon a way to use those blackberries x

Vicki Clark

August 16, 2017

Ohhh Rebecca Leonard

Justine Harlow

August 16, 2017

Penny James

Jo Bradford Taylor

August 16, 2017

Alun Davies

Carol Jackson

August 16, 2017

Joanne Stevenson

Nicola Johnson

August 16, 2017

Sam Wilson maybe have to save it till they’ve all gone home lol

Vicky Cooper

August 16, 2017

I’m sure that there’s a bottle with my name on it. We do drink occasionally when the old folks behave x

Caroline Phillips

August 16, 2017

Hmmmn sounds delicious…. will get onto blackberry picking x

Lucy Espresso

August 16, 2017

You don’t drink?? Have I driven you to drink?? I have this seasons rhubarb gin too

Rachel Campbell

August 16, 2017

Michael Gibson

Katrina Proudfoot Was Simpson

August 16, 2017

Lorraine Tippett

Hparker Fisher

August 16, 2017

Third time chantelle.

Karen Dickens

August 16, 2017

It is xx

Hparker Fisher

August 16, 2017

Chantell

Kirstin Mhairi Nesbitt Smith

August 16, 2017

I’ve done it with vodka and I also added a vanilla pod which was really nice.

Hparker Fisher

August 16, 2017

Christine Beale chantel

Kay Campbell

August 16, 2017

Rachel Campbell

Vicky Cooper

August 16, 2017

Save me a bottle please x

Robynne Murtagh

August 16, 2017

Suzanne Forbes

Lucy Espresso

August 16, 2017

Already in our thoughts

Kayleigh Bowser

August 16, 2017

Sharon Parsons

Rita Clements Rooke

August 16, 2017

Get picking Joy Wright

Anne Parkin

August 16, 2017

Linsey Brown Richards xxx

Nic Link

August 16, 2017

Hanna Roberts

Dawn Dolphin

August 16, 2017

Picked the blackberries tonight!!!!

Gemma Pearce

August 16, 2017

Thank you!

Sharon Rowe

August 16, 2017

Dawn Dolphin

Charley Partner

August 16, 2017

Is there a recipe for BlackBerry vinegar?

Jo Jo Stevens-Beattie

August 16, 2017

Haha nigel picked blackberries yesterday! I’m off to aldi for more gin supplies 😉 xx

Tanya Stanley

August 16, 2017

This also works really well with whiskey

Nicola Parker

August 16, 2017

Shirley Parker xx

Ruth Matthews

August 16, 2017

Rachel Beresford Was Howes

Christy Louise Perry

August 16, 2017

Jo Jo Stevens-Beattie

Joanna Heslop

August 16, 2017

Michele Kinzett

Joanna Heslop

August 16, 2017

Gaynor Counsell

Clare Briscoe

August 16, 2017

Michael Briscoe

Gemma Humphrey

August 16, 2017

Andy Reeder

Sandra Power

August 16, 2017

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Amanda Louise Ham

August 16, 2017

Patricia Ham

Samantha Dodd

August 16, 2017

Becky Box Ann Summers something to think about x

Karen Regan Baker

August 16, 2017

Been doing this for years, fruits with all different spirits, vanilla pods, chocolate, sweets and even horseradish

Karen Donnachie

August 16, 2017

Nicola

Rachael Kretowicz

August 16, 2017

Thank you 🙂 x

Rachael Kretowicz

August 16, 2017

Thank you 🙂 x

Penny Trenwith

August 16, 2017

Gin recipe but use vodka

Penny Trenwith

August 16, 2017

Gin recipe but use vodka

Vicky Cooper

August 16, 2017

Lucy Espresso worth a try x

Elaine Bradford

August 16, 2017

Kay Brealey

Ronnie Lawrence

August 16, 2017

Carol Morgan Penny Burl Jennifer Louise Laing

Feed your family for about £20 a week.

August 16, 2017

Yes it would work with vodka . P

Michelle Bartlett

August 16, 2017

Annmarie Meese maybe for xmas go with xmas cake xxx

Rachael Kretowicz

August 16, 2017

Would this work with vodka? X

Richard Hopson

August 16, 2017

Louisa

Pauline Morrison

August 16, 2017

Definitely picking them now lol x

Katie Smyth

August 16, 2017

Kathy Anne Newton….can I come raid your garden? Xx

Georgia White

August 16, 2017

Steven Hunter

Helen Greaves

August 16, 2017

Shannon Mcvenea

Cheryl Goss

August 16, 2017

Matt Goss look at this xxx

Feed your family for about £20 a week.

August 16, 2017

No it’s only until sugar is dissolved I’ll amend it . P

Christine Crighton

August 16, 2017

Pauline Morrison bramble gin?

Cherish Turner

August 16, 2017

Matthew Taylor Cheryl Turner

Nicola Johnson

August 16, 2017

Sam Wilson were you after something to do with blackberries lol

Sarah Russell

August 16, 2017

Paul Wellman

Lauren Woodhead

August 16, 2017

Karen Dickens is this wot ur doing? D

Emma Williams

August 16, 2017

Alys Roberts get picking xx

Chris Thompson

August 16, 2017

” 14 hrs 45 mins” cook time? is that right? I wanna try an apple and black currant like Black mountain liquor. goes down like cough medcine 🙂

Laura Howgill

August 16, 2017

Emma Wilson