This summer tea cocktail is very easy to make and the result is amazing. It can be served without gin if you just want a cooling drink or serve it with gin to turn it into an exciting summertime tea cocktail.
First you make the tea and refrigerate to chill overnight. Before serving add gin, and ice cubes in the serving glasses, pour the tea and garnish with mint, lemon or lime slices and serve.
Cold Peppermint tea with gin turns out to be an amazing Summer Tea Cocktail that is very refreshing and is perfect for hot summer evenings. Hope you will give it a try.
Summer Tea Cocktail
- 4 cups water
- 4 bags of Peppermint tea
- 5 tbsp sugar
- Fresh mint leaves
- Lime and lemon slices
- 1/4 cup Gin , optional
- Ice cubes
- In a large saucepan bring the water to a boil. Remove from heat and add tea bags. Cover and set aside for 5 minutes. Remove the tea bags and stir in the sugar.
- Refrigerate until chilled. I let it overnight.
- Before serving add gin if desired. Add ice in the serving glasses, pour the tea and garnish with mint, lemon and lime slices and serve.