7 of the best blackberry dishes in Birmingham + where to find them

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The darker the berry the sweeter the taste. (Bottega)

Summer is here, so that means it’s officially blackberry season. Keep reading for our list of where you can get a taste of the best blackberry dishes in Birmingham.

1. Blackberry & pistachio semifreddo—Bottega

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Have you been? (Bottega)

A semifreddo is a light cold dessert that’s perfect for the summer weather. If you’re looking to try one of the more luscious blackberry dishes in Birmingham, then reserve a seat at Bottega.

2. Blackberry pop tart

One of Red Cat’s fan-fave blackberry dishes in Birmingham would be their pop tart pastry. If you’ve visited this beloved coffee shop, then you’ve probably seen these pastries displayed. Next time you’re visiting make sure to order the blackberry flavor.

3. Blackberry Basil hand pies—Bandit

Bandit Patisserie, pie
Photo via Bandit Patisserie’s Facebook

If you love locally sourced fruits then try the blackberry basil hand pie at Bandit. You’ll want to know that they pick their berries at the Petals from the Past farm in Jemison, Alabama. Find them at the Pepper Place market Saturday mornings.

Bham-fave Bandit Patisserie to host pop-ups every Saturday through April—find out where.

4. Warm johnny cakes with blackberries—Hot Hot Fish

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Hot and Hot Fish Club. (Matthew Niblett / Bham Now)

Cheers to blackberry dishes in Birmingham. This James Beard Award-Winning restaurant is out here serving warm cakes with the freshest blackberries. We give this dish a 10/10.

5. Blackberry cobbler—Roots and Revelry

For a southern classic with a fruity twist, try the blackberry cobbler at Roots and Revelry. You’ll get to enjoy summer sweets with a nice view of downtown. Who wouldn’t want that?

6. Blackberry mojito—Jinsei


If you’re looking for a blackberry drink, then try the Blackberry mojito at Jinsei Sushi Bar. It’s the perfect drink for summer. Did we mention there’s also a patio to enjoy the weather? Itadakimasu!

7. Brambleberry—Jeni’s

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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream—YUM. (Bham Now)

Ice cream lovers, this one’s for you! Most of us love the variety of flavors at Jeni’s and brambleberry is one of our faves here at Bham Now. You can trust me on how delicious this ice cream flavor truly is. It’s the best raspberry ice cream out there.

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Summer Guffey
Summer Guffey

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