You always hear about those elusive, mythological “hair of the dog” tonics as a “guaranteed” Hangover Remedy. Well, don’t bet the bank on them… Instead try this. It has all the elements of a proper (and realistic) hangover cure, and it tastes delicious.
- 1 green tea bag
- 1½ cup water
- 2 thin slices of fresh ginger
- 2 ounce fresh orange juice
- 3 ounce chilled club soda
- 1 slice orange, as garnish (optional)
In a small saucepan, bring the water to a boil. Remove from the heat. Add the tea bag and ginger slices. Cover the pan and let steep about 5 minutes.
Let the mixture come to room temperature then strain the mixture into an ice-filled highball glass. Add the orange juice and club soda. Garnish with the orange slice (optional). Drink slowly. Then go back to bed.