Crisp & Refreshing Catawba Cocktail

June 09, 2022

If you are looking for a way to make a Missouri Catawba even better, we have the recipe for you. This cocktail has a beautiful blend of flavors and color that is perfectly suited for a summertime sipper.

Total time: 5 minutes

Serves 1 (multiply recipe in shaker for desired number of servings)


  • ¾ oz vodka
  • ½ oz lemon juice, freshly squeezed
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • 1 fresh blackberry
  • 2 basil leaves
  • 2 oz Catawba wine
  • Garnish – basil leaves and blackberries (optional)
  • Ice


1.Combine vodka, lemon juice and simple syrup into pitcher or shaker.

2.Add blackberry and muddle with muddler or spoon.

3.Add basil leaves and ice. Stir or shake until well-chilled.

4.Add Catawba and stir or shake. Strain over fresh ice in serving glass.

5.Garnish with basil leaves and blackberries as desired.


Give this simple 5-step cocktail recipe a try and let us know what you think on social media @missouriwine or #MissouriWine.

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