TEA IS FOR TRAVEL: Mixology Salon

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WHERE: Mixology Salon, Tokyo

In a city where the traditional converges with the avant-garde, Mixology Salon sits at the center and offers creative tea-inspired spirits using a curated collection of premium teas leaves – from hojicha-infused bourbon and soba cha vodka to oolong tea-flavoured rum and sencha gin – in a relaxed and understated nook atop Ginza Six shopping mall.

Their star mixologist Shuzo Nagumo introduced “teatail”, which became the ne plus ultra of their menu. Using Gyokuro – regarded as the highest quality of green tea natively – a cocktail course is charged with three different levels of infusion so you can savor the nuances between each tea strength. There is a certain ceremony to the experience that is quintessentially Japanese: to complete the course, you will be served with a smoked oyster soy sauce finished with the residual Gyokuro tea leaves.

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If you hit the bar during the right time of the year, you might get to try their other seasonal brews such as Pear and Taiwan Oolong Cocktail.035a16fa0a7369c96ca15211ba51cb7d

Address: 6 Chome-10-1 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 104-0061

Operation hours: Mon – Sun, all-day

Contact: +81 3 62906622

Website: https://ginza6.tokyo.e.abf.hp.transer.com/shops/1239

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