Drink Green


Austin-based Sweet Leaf Tea (you know, the drinks with the Snapple-like bottles sporting a pic of a grandma on the label that you can buy at Central Market and Whole Foods) has introduced a new flavor—Pomegranate Green Tea—to its lineup. But that’s not the point of this post. In honor of today, aka Earth Day, the company has distributed a couple of cocktail recipes incorporating its organic green tea blends. Jump if you’ve always wanted to learn how to make a Global Cooler or mix up some Earth Punch.

The Global Cooler
–3 parts Sweet Leaf’s Organic Mint & Honey Green Tea
–1 part Tito’s Handmade Vodka
–Garnish with freshly cut mint

Earth Punch
–3 parts Sweet Leaf’s Organic Pomegranate Green Tea
–1 part Tito’s Handmade Vodka
–Garnish with fresh pomegranate seeds