June 11, 2013

Author Notes: Are you ready for some lucid dreaming?
Chinese black orange pekoe tea is a perfect base for the bourbon flavor—smooth and smoky with a bit of oak. Real herbal peppermint is added to balance the black tea. Adding a bit of sugar will make this thing zing!.
Dream a little dream with this one...Could this be Absinthe?
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Serves: 1


  • 2 ounces *Electric Lady Earl Tea, sweetened and chilled
  • 3 ounces Vodka
  • 1 tablespoon Vermouth
  • 2 Pimiento olives speared “up”, 1/4” apart on top of glass
In This Recipe


  1. *Brew I cup, (8-10 ozs.) ELECTRIC LADY EARL TEA, 1-2 level tsp. sugar, chill. Makes 3-4 drinks.
  2. Shake tea, vodka and vermouth with ice and strain into chilled martini glass. Add olives.

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