Recipes: Beverage

Farmgirl Blueberry Lemonade Cocktail

Five o’clock never tasted so good! Here’s a fun summer cocktail filled with our favorite fresh Oregon blueberries. This Farmgirl Blueberry Lemonade Cocktail is prepared with a blueberry simple syrup and served over ice with a splash of gin. This is a beautiful cocktail but it’s even tastier to sip.


  • 1 cup sugar

  • 1 cup water

  • 1 ½ cup fresh Oregon blueberries, reserve ½ cup for serving

  • ¾ cup fresh lemon juice

  • 4 cups water

  • Gin

  • Ice & Fresh mint sprigs


  • In a medium sauce pan. over medium high heat, add sugar, water and 1 ½ cups fresh blueberries.
  • Bring to a boil and then turn the heat to low and simmer for 8-10 minutes or until the blueberries have softened and some of them have burst.
  • Take the pan off the heat and let the blueberry simple syrup cool.
  • Strain the syrup with a kitchen sieve or strainer. Refrigerate.
  • In a large pitcher add the blueberry simple syrup, fresh lemon juice and 4 cups of cold water and stir.
  • To make a cocktail, add a few fresh blueberries and ice to the bottom of a glass.
  • Pour 1 ½ ounces of gin over the ice and top with 3 ounces Farmgirl Blueberry Lemonade and stir.
  • Garnish with fresh mint springs.
  • Serve immediately and sip!

Makes 1 cup blueberry simple syrup

Makes 6 cups lemonade