Green Tea Toddy

Green Tea Toddy

  • Prep: 8 min
  • Cook Time:
  • Total: 8 min
  • Serving: 2 Servings

A ‘Toddy’ is a mixed drink that usually contains alcohol and is served hot. Traditionally they were consumed before bed or in cold, damp weather, but nowadays they are enjoyed whenever preferable.  


  • 4 tea bags
  • 24 ounces boiling water
  • 1 lime, cut into 1/2-inch rounds
  • long zest of 1 small orange, cut into 4 pieces
  • 1 3-inch piece of ginger, cut into 8 pieces
  • 4 teaspoons sugar
  • 8 ounces white rum


  1. Place the tea bags into the boiling water and steep for 5 minutes.
  2. Divide the orange zest, lime rounds, ginger and sugar between 4 mugs and gently muddle to release their natural oils. Pour 2 ounces of rum to each mug and then top with 6 ounces of the steeped tea.
  3. Stir the mixture well to combine and then serve immediately.

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