Book Nerd Rainy Day Cocktail
(Aka, The Earl Grey Masterpiece)
. 2 oz gin
. 3/4 oz lemon juice
. 1/2 to 3/4 oz earl grey simple syrup depending on desired sweetness (see recipe for instructions on how to make this)
. (Optional) 1/2 of an egg white
- Steep earl grey tea in hot water for 20/30 min (the more concentrated the better).
- Simmer 1 part sugar to 1 part earl grey tea on medium heat until dissolved.
- Mix ingredients and shake with ice until frothy.
- Strain into the sexiest glass you can find. Works best with a sugar rim or lemon garnish. Lavender is also acceptable.