Blackberry & Basil Moscow Mule with Audrey Swanson

Audrey Swanson is the writer behind Freckles & Figs, a lifestyle blog that focuses on authenticity, humor, and overall realness. Her posts cover everything from fashion and health to personal development, beauty, and relationships. She loves going to hot yoga, cooking sneakily healthy meals for her friends and boyfriend, and drinking a glass of dry rosé any time of day.



  • 5 blackberries
  • 3 basil leaves
  • 1/2 cup ginger beer
  • 1 1/2 oz vodka
  • Ice
  • Basil leaves + blackberry for garnish


  1. Muddle the blackberries and basil into the bottom of a glass.
  2. Add ginger beer, vodka, and ice and stir together.
  3. Garnish with basil and blackberry. 
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