Most college students have grown accustomed to harsh liquors and mixed drinks haphazardly thrown together in red solo cups. However, sometimes downing cheap shots simply seems like too daunting a task. So if you’re feeling fancy and have a few extra minutes and a blender, consider whipping up this cocktail to make your pregame significantly more pleasant.

#SpoonTip: This fruity combo will leave you refreshed and free from the bloating and the hangover induced by keystone and sugary punches.

Blackberry Moonshine Smoothie

  • Prep Time:15 minutes
  • Cook Time:0 minutes
  • Total Time:15 minutes
  • Servings:1
  • Easy


  • 1/2 cup coconut water or juice
  • 1 cup frozen fruit
  • 1 cup frozen berries
  • 1.5 oz moonshine
  • 1/2 cup sangria

Step 1

Add frozen berries, frozen fruit of choice, and coconut water or juice to your blender.

Photo by Julia Benson
Photo by Julia Benson

Step 2

Add a shot of blackberry moonshine to the mix. Throw in a few of the blackberries from the bottom of the jar if you’re feeling ambitious.

Photo by Julia
Photo by Julia

Step 3

Pour in some sangria. The quantity is flexible given desired consistency and intoxication level.

Photo by Julia Benson
Photo by Julia Benson

Step 4

Blend all the ingredients until smooth. Sip and enjoy

Photo by Julia Benson
Photo by Julia Benson