Green Tea Elixir
1/4 ounce good quality Chinese Green Tea leaves
1/4 cup lemon juice (from 1 lemon)
3/4 cup ginger syrup
1/4 simple syrup
8 cups SodaXpress sparkling water
- Ice cubes
Garnish: Mint leaves/Lemon slice
How to mix:
Place the tea leaves in a large bowl. Heat 3 1/2 cups of water to about 170°F, (or bring to a boil then let it cool for 5 minutes. Stain the tea leaves and steep the tea for 5 minutes. Strain the tea, keeping the tea and discard the leaves.
- Stir in the lemon juice and ginger syrup. Add 8 cups of sparkling water.
- Serve over a glass filled with ice with a lemon slice and a handful of muddled mint.