Green Tea Mocktail
- Makes: 2 servings
fruit-flavored green tea, such as Tazo Lotus
simple syrup (see recipe below)
ripe honeydew melon, diced
Juice from 1/4 of a lemon
*To make simple syrup, bring 2 cups each water and sugar to a boil. Reduce heat, simmer 5 minutes, and let cool.
- Brew tea in 1/2 cup boiling water for 3 minutes, then add 1/2 cup cold water. Blend fruit and simple syrup until smooth.
- Combine with tea in equal parts in a cocktail shaker. Add ice, shake, and strain into glasses.
- Bring water and sugar to a boil. Reduce heat, simmer 5 minutes, and let cool. Makes about 3 cups.