Blackberry Sage Smash
2 ounces vodka
4 medium sage leaves
1/2 ounce 1:1 simple syrup (agave nectar works here too)
1/2 ounce lemon juice
Muddle blackberries with lemon juice and simple syrup in a mixing glass. Tear sage and lightly press. Add ice and vodka. Shake. Double strain over fresh ice into an Old Fashioned glass. Garnish with a blackberry wrapped with a sage leaf.