75 ml Tanqueray 10
30 ml Loose Leaf White Tea well steeped with Blood Orange peels
30 ml Fireweed Honey Water (1:1 Honey/Water)
3.5 ml Angostura Aromatic Bitters
15 ml Fresh Lime juice
3 dashes Bittermans Boston Bittahs (Chamomile Lemon Oil)
1 egg white
1 ice globe
1 peel of Blood Orange
Cold press white tea leaves and blood orange peels for 6 hours, to get tea concentrate.
Prepare honey water mixture ahead of time.
Combine all liquid ingredients in cocktail shaker, starting with egg white. Add four large ice cubes. Hard shake for 20 seconds. Double strain over large ice globe in rocks glass.
Express 1 blood orange peel over top of cocktail, as a top note. Discard peel.
Sip, savor and rejoice.
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