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Optimist Botanicals — Smokey, 500 ml

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  • $35.00
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Type: Spirits

Optimist botanicals are artfully distilled botanical spirits that are completely free of alcohol. Designed to be mixed as you would a premium spirit and drinks like a smooth tequila. Tasting notes are bonfire, bittersweet, and spice.

Pour: 1 part Optimist Smokey to 2 parts tonic or sparkling water over ice

Key Botanicals: Lapsang Souchong, Bitter Red Orange, Clove, Ginger, Sage, Bergamot, Cinnamon Leaf, Habanero, Geranium, Oregano, Angelica Root, Valencia Orange, Cornmint

Customer Reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Suse G
Not tasty

I love Minus Moonshine, but this particular spirit is a bust. I hoped it would be adjacent to mezcal, but it tastes like medicine. I mixed it with a cucumber margarita mixer I also bought at MM, and it was not good. I’ll try something else next time.

Lucia Mead
Best experience

I had the best experience ever here. The people who helped me were so kind and knowledgeable and talked me through every product. Highly recommend this place and will definitely be back!

Lisa Johnstone
Frankly fabulous

Love it with tonic and lime squeeze, obviously!

Elisa Flynn
A little goes a long way

This is a very intensly flavored botanical. I was told when I bought it that a little goes a long way, and they were right. It definitely needs a sweet/intense mixer, and water or flavored seltzer. My favorite drink I have made with it is with ginger/honey elixir and orange vanilla seltzer.