G and Tea Cocktail Recipe for Afternoon Tea

Who can resist a refreshing gin and tonic to accompany a tasty afternoon tea? We have a tasty little G and Tea cocktail recipe for you to rustle up at home the next time you have the gang over for afternoon tea.

(Serves 8)

5 peppermint teabags
1 litre boiling water
3 tbsp sugar
2 tbsp mint leaves
230 ml of your favourite gin


  • Gently brew the peppermint tea in a saucepan.
  • Remove from the heat and add the sugar and 1 tablespoon of mint.
  • Let the sugar dissolve whilst the mint leaves are steeping and stir.
  • Remove the teabags and strain the liquid into a jug.
  • Place the jug in the fridge and allow to chill.

Garnish with the remaining mint when you are ready to serve.


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