I Love Lemon Tea Gimlet








6 Bigelow I Love Lemon® Tea Bags*
1¼ cups hot water
1 tablespoon sugar
1 cup gin

Yield: Serves 4

*Variations: You may use Bigelow Lemon Lift® or Green Tea with Lemon® in place of the I Love Lemon® tea (use only 4 tea bags instead of 6), or for a raspberry flavored cocktail, substitute 6 tea bags of Bigelow Red Raspberry Herb Tea.


Gimlet lovers and tea lovers unite! In this recipe, the classic gin Gimlet is updated with a twist of lemon… Bigelow I Love Lemon Herb Tea!

Place tea bags into a measuring cup and add 1¼ cups hot water. Let brew for 3 minutes. Remove tea bags.

Add sugar and stir until it dissolves. To chill place tea concentrate in the freezer for 30-45 minutes.

To make a shaker of four drinks, mix ½ cup of the cooled tea with 1 cup of gin. Add ice. Shake and strain into four Old Fashioned glasses.

To make one cocktail, place two tablespoons (1 oz) of the cooled tea and four tablespoons (2 oz) of the gin in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake and strain into an Old Fashioned glass.


2012-01-14T09:40:43+00:00 Categories: Iced Tea: Alcoholic, Other Drinks, Recipe|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

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