Summer 2014 Interview – Emma (Velvet Teas)

Velvet Teas

Q1. What is your Name?


Q2. Do you represent a business? If yes, what is the name and your role.

Velvet Teas, it’s my business.

Q3. Where are you located in the world?


Q4. What is your favourite Summer drink and why?

An Earl Grey martini because it is a combination of my two favourite things, gin and Earl Grey. Plus i love the glamour of a Martini.

Q5. What is the perfect Summer’s day setting to enjoy the drink?

In glorious sunshine with friends and family. the location isn’t as important as the sun.

Q6. Is there a right or wrong way to prepare the drink? i.e. Never drink without ice?

Good quality gin and tea make such a difference,.

Q7. Is the presentation of the drink important? i.e. ceremony, type of glass, setting.

It has to be shaken with lots of ice and strained into a martini glass. Sugar on the rim makes it perfect.

Q8. Is there a Summer’s day drink that you feel is underrated? If so, why?

I can’t believe I am going to admit to this….. I love Malibu, neat with lots of ice and a good squeeze of fresh lime. It’s my little secret so shhh don’t tell anyone!

Q9. Where can people find out more about you? i.e. shop address, Twitter username, website url

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