To make smoked blackberries: skewer the blackberries and place them on a grill to lightly smoke them. Remove and let cool.
Combine all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and muddle the ingredients. Add ice to the cocktail shaker, and shake. Fine strain the cocktail into coupe glass. Garnish with a lime wheel and speared blackberry.
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