Light as a Lily

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The Thinking Girl's Guide To Drinking: (Cocktails without Regrets)

By Ariane Resnick

Published 2016

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Jasmine tea is reminiscent of fresh jasmine flowers with its heady nose, so I recommend brewing it with just a small amount of water to pack the most punch of floral love possible into this cocktail. Jasmine tea is typically composed of jasmine flowers brewed with green tea, so you get the antioxidant catechins of the tea alongside the mood-lifting and nerve-calming effects of the flower. Elderflower liqueur provides just enough added sweetness, and thankfully elderflowers themselves lower