Perfect for late-Summer entertaining and BBQs as Autumn slowly creeps upon us.
These cocktails were created by Mint & Mirth and are based on classic tarot characters using infusions of teas from Jasmine Pearl Tea Company.
Guests made merry all night and had readings from local divination artist, Stephanie Adams-Santos. It was a perfectly witchy evening.
Enjoy this Tarot Cocktail recipe:
IV: THE EMPEROR
The Emperor represents the breadth of our experience as well as triumph of wisdom.
In this cocktail, the darkness of Darjeeling represents experience, while notes of cherry and violet offer passion and energy for life.
- 2 oz. Gin
- 1 oz Darjeeling Indian Black Tea by the Jasmine Pearl Tea Company or clack tea of your choosing
- 1 oz Lemon Juice
- 2 Dashes of Creme de Violette
- 2 Dashes of Luxardo
- 2 Dashes of Bitter Housewife (Aromatic Bitters Infusion)
Infuse tea into 750 ml (one bottle) of Aria Portland Dry Gin. Let sit for two hours at room temperature, stirring occasionally. Strain out tea.
Combine Aria Portland Dry Gin with lemon juice, Creme de Violette, Luxardo, and bitters in a shaker over ice. Shake hard until exterior of shaker tin is frosty. Strain into chilled coupe glass and garnish with a lemon peel.