Classic Mixology: Cocktail & Mixed Drink Recipes

tea

What it is:  Additive
Aromatic beverage prepared from the cured leaves by combination with hot or boiling water. After water, tea is the most widely-consumed beverage in the world. It has a cooling, slightly bitter, astringent flavour which many enjoy. Tea is used in many pre-Prohibition punches.
Further reading:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tea