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Green Tea Shots Are Uniting Cheugy Millennials - and Scaring the Youths

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“It's a certain type of person who orders a shooter,” a young woman sipping a tequila soda at a West Villlage dive tells me on a recent balmy July evening.
The shooter, basically a concentrated cocktail served in a tall shot glass, has been around for ages. But there's one in particular that's soaring in popularity at bars across the nation: the Green Tea shot - a combination of Irish whiskey, sour mix, and peach schnapps.
“It's just... a cheugy thing to order,” a 20-something wearing a crop top says as she scrolls through TikTok - “cheugy” being Gen Zers' favorite insult to cheesy...
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