The RoyalTea Rose Gimlet is a citrusy and bright cocktail featuring black tea-infused gin, tangy grapefruit, and subtly-sweet rose syrup. It's fit for royalty, and we like to think Lady Whistledown would agree.
PREP: 12 MIN // YIELD: 1 COCKTAIL
| Pour the gin into a glass and steep the sachet of tea in it for ~10 min, then squeeze and remove the tea bag.
| In a cocktail shaker with ice, combine the tea-infused gin, our Rose Cordial syrup, and the grapefruit juice, then shake well.
| Strain the mixture into a coupe or martini glass, and finish with a few dashes of grapefruit bitters.
| Garnish with a grapefruit peel spiral and enjoy!
Portland Syrup brews exquisitely flavored lower-sugar mixers using whole botanical ingredients. Each 16 oz. bottle will make nearly a gallon of finished soda, or 16-32 cocktails, depending on your palate.
Rose Cordial Syrup Ingredients: Water (infused with dried rose bud and petal, dried rose hip, cane sugar, citric acid.