Classic Green Tea Shot Recipe

The Classic Green Tea Shot is a delightful and visually appealing cocktail that brings together a harmonious blend of flavors. While it may not contain actual green tea, it replicates the essence of this beloved beverage in a fun and engaging way. This recipe is perfect for those who appreciate the balance of sweet and tart with a hint of warmth from Jameson Irish Whiskey. Here’s how to create this classic favorite for four people.


  • 4 ounces of Jameson Irish Whiskey
  • 2 ounces of peach schnapps
  • 2 ounces of sour mix
  • Ice cubes
  • Lemon wheel or mint sprig for garnish (optional)
green tea shot
green tea shot

The Process:

  1. Start by gathering your ingredients. You’ll need Jameson Irish Whiskey, peach schnapps, sour mix, and ice cubes.
  2. In a cocktail shaker, add 4 ounces of Jameson Irish Whiskey.
  3. Follow this with 2 ounces of peach schnapps, which will impart a delightful touch of sweetness and fruitiness to your Green Tea Shot.
  4. Add 2 ounces of sour mix to the shaker to bring a pleasant balance of tartness to your cocktail.
  5. Fill the shaker with ice cubes. This will help chill and dilute your drink to perfection.
  6. Secure the shaker lid tightly and give it a vigorous shake. The goal is to mix the ingredients thoroughly while also chilling the drink.
  7. Strain your classic Green Tea Shot into four shot glasses.
  8. For an optional touch of garnish, consider adding a lemon wheel or a sprig of mint to each glass.
  9. Serve your Green Tea Shots immediately while they’re wonderfully chilled. Enjoy the balance of flavors reminiscent of green tea.