Bookcover for Wise Cocktails by Jennie Ripps and Maria Littlefield

WISE COCKTAILS: The Owl’s Brew Guide to Crafting & Brewing Tea-Based Beverages

Jennie Ripps and Maria Littlefield

Rodale Books
October 20, 2015
ISBN-13: 978-1623365677



Jennie Ripps is the founder of Owl’s Brew and sister company, Brew Lab Tea. She contributes to Huffington Post’s Taste and Healthy Living sections.

Maria Littlefield is partner and COO at Owl’s Brew and Brew Lab Tea. Jennie and Maria were selected as “35 under 35 Food Entrepreneurs” by the Specialty Food Association. Both Maria and Jennie reside in New York City, where Owl’s Brew is headquartered.

Jennie Ripps and Maria Littlefield launched their brand Owl’s Brew in 2013, after gaining atttention for mixing celebratory tea cocktails at parties, Hollywood premeires, and corporate events in New York City and Los Angeles. The first blended tea concentrate designed to pair seamlessly with a variety of spirits (including champagne, wine, and even beer!), Owl’s Brew has transformed the DIY cocktail movement and is popular in many of the city’s top clubs and bars. Their signature tea blends are fresh-brewed in micro-batches and are sold in many retail locations across the country including West Elm, Williams-Sonoma, Urban Outfitters, and Southern Seasons.

WISE COCKTAILS will take the reader on a journey to learn the health benefits of tea, tips on brewing, and the history of tea cocktails.  Featuring more than 100 recipes for cocktail and tea creations, plus recipes for tea-infused cocktail snacks, this is the perfect holiday gift book.