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African Solstice Cosmopolitan
Cocktails & Mocktails

African Solstice Cosmopolitan

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Balancing sweet and tart flavors, the Cosmopolitan is known for delivering both elegance and simplicity. With infused Tea Forté African Solstice, just like that, it is even prettier and flavorful.


  • 1 Tea Forté African Solstice pyramid infuser, or 1 tsp of loose tea*
  • 3 oz vodka
  • ½ oz triple sec
  • ¾ oz cranberry juice
  • ½ oz fresh lime juice
  • ice


  1. Pour the vodka into a jar. Add the pyramid tea infuser and steep for up to 5 minutes. Remove the pyramid tea infuser and set aside to use in the finished cocktail preparation. If using loose tea, add 1 tsp to the jar with the vodka and steep for 5 minutes. Strain out the tea leaves and discard when done, reserving the liquid.
  2. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and add the tea-infused vodka, triple sec, cranberry juice, and lime juice.
  3. Shake the cocktail shaker for about 30 seconds, until well chilled.  
  4. Strain into a martini glass. Garnish with an orange peel/twist and the pyramid tea infuser from step 1 (if using). 

Yield: One cocktail

* African Solstice pyramid infusers are available as an Event Box and within the Tea Tasting Assortment and Herbal Tea Assortment. For  loose tea, it's available as a One Pound Pouch and a Loose Tea Canister.

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