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31 Days of cocktails: Local is lekker with a rooibos cocktail!

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Keep it local with this rooibos inspired drink. Paired up with vodka and other natural ingredients it is sure to quench your thirst this Friday.

Rooibos Punch

Makes: 1


60ml Red Eye Louie’s VodQuila

15ml Lemon Juice

11.25ml Ginger Syrup

11.25ml Fynbos Honey Syrup

90ml Rooibos Tea


Boil rooibos tea and allow to cool. In a shaker pour a double shot of vodka, add the lemon juice, ginger and fynbos honey syrups. Combine the cooled rooibos tea then shake and serve in a tall glass. Garnish with some grated nutmeg on top.

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