12 ounces (340g) fresh blackberries
½ cup (120ml) fresh lime juice
½ cup (120ml) rum
1 cup (240ml) water
¾ cup (150g) sugar
½ teaspoon orange bitters
20-25 large mint leaves
Makes ten-twelve 2.5 ounce Pops
Soak wooden pop sticks in a glass of warm water for at least 30 minutes.
Blend all ingredients until smooth and sugar is dissolved. Strain through a wire mesh strainer and skim any excess foam from the top of the mixture.
Divide mixture between ice pop molds.
Insert pop sticks and freeze for 4 hours or until completely solid.