Newcastle Living Magazine

Edition 8

Not Your Nana’s Tea

Gin Cocktail Recipes

If you’ve ever tried Earp Distilling Co’s iconic gins, you’ll know that not only are they great with just a bit of tonic, but they also make a great base for a variety of cocktails. Here, Master Distiller Michael Earp takes us through this cocktail you can make from the comfort of your own home. 


40ml Chamomile and Jasmine infused No 8.
15ml Rose Vermouth
15ml Apricot Brandy
15ml Honey Syrup



  1. Infuse 3 teaspoons of your favourite tea (we like chamomile and jasmine for this one) into your No 8. Dry Gin for 2 minutes.
  2. Strain through a fine strainer.
  3. Pop the tea cup into the freezer.
  4. Stir all ingredients together.
  5. Strain into the frozen teacup and garnish with dehydrated orange.
Not Your Nanna's Tea

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Michael Earp

By Michael Earp, Master Distiller
Earp Distilling Co

(02) 8317 5777
41 Darling Street, Carrington