Shiki Green Tea Gimlet

The Shiki Grüntee Gimlet

©Ruthner, Falstaff

The Shiki Green Tea Gimlet

The Shiki Grüntee Gimlet

©Ruthner, Falstaff

For the presentation of the Japanese Roku craft gin, Thomas Strappler created the Shiki green tea gimlet with a homemade green-tea lime juice.

Shiki green tea gimlet

Ingredients

50
ml
Roku gin
25
ml
homemade green-tea lime juice (see below)
1/8
lime, for juice

Preparation:

  • Mix all ingredients well in a mixing glass with ice.
  • Serve straight up in a cocktail bowl or on the rocks in a tumbler. 

Thomas Strappler's green tea-lime juice

Ingredients

7
tablespoon
green tea
250
g
granulated sugar
250
g
brown sugar
200
ml
yuzu juice
200
ml
lime juice
1
teaspoon(s)
Sancho pepper
100
ml
water

Preparation:

  • Bring to the boil then let it steep for 10 minutes.
  • Strain and let it cool. 

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