Introducing the Zesty Oolong Cooler – a rejuvenating and spirited mocktail inspired by the harmonious interplay of oolong tea and zesty citrus flavors. With its invigorating blend of earthy oolong, tangy orange notes, and the effervescence of Psychedelic Water Oolong + Orange Blossom, the Zesty Oolong Cooler is a refreshing and energizing treat that'll awaken your taste buds. Fun fact: Oolong tea is known for its diverse range of flavors, from floral and fruity to woody and roasted, depending on the level of oxidation and processing.
Picture this: You're hosting a lively game night or a fun-filled family gathering, and you want to offer your guests a revitalizing and spirited beverage to enjoy. The Zesty Oolong Cooler is the perfect choice – it's invigorating, uplifting, and sure to inject a burst of energy into your event.
- 4 oz Psychedelic Water Oolong + Orange Blossom
- 2 oz fresh lime juice
- 1 oz fresh lemon juice
- 1 oz simple syrup
- 4-6 fresh mint leaves
- Optional garnishes: lime wheel, lemon wheel, or additional mint sprig
- In a cocktail shaker, muddle the fresh mint leaves with the simple syrup to release the mint's aroma and flavors.
- Add the fresh lime juice and fresh lemon juice to the shaker.
- Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously for 15-20 seconds to ensure everything is well-chilled and combined.
- Fill a Collins glass with ice, leaving enough room for the Psychedelic Water Oolong + Orange Blossom.
- Double strain the mixture from the shaker into the glass to remove any mint leaf fragments.
- Top off the glass with Psychedelic Water Oolong + Orange Blossom, creating a lively effervescence.
- Give the mocktail a gentle stir to combine all the ingredients.
- Garnish with your choice of a lime wheel, lemon wheel, or an additional mint sprig for a refreshing and invigorating finishing touch.
Serve the Zesty Oolong Cooler in a Collins glass, showcasing the enticing colors and tempting effervescence. The optional garnishes add a touch of zest and visual appeal, making this mocktail a spirited and revitalizing addition to any event. Cheers to a taste of zest and vigor that'll have you and your guests feeling energized and refreshed!