how to make long island iced teas

how to make long island iced teas

How to Make a Long Island Iced Tea

A Long Island Iced Tea is an alcoholic cocktail that has become a staple in many bars around the world. It’s a great tasting summer drink, made with a combination of varying spirits, soda, and citrus. Here is how you can make your own Long Island Iced Tea:

Ingredients Needed

  • Vodka
  • Light Rum
  • Gin
  • Tequila
  • Triple Sec
  • Lime Juice
  • Cola


  1. In a shaker, combine equal parts of vodka, light rum, gin, tequila, triple sec, and lime juice.
  2. Fill the shaker with cracked ice, cap and shake vigorously.
  3. Fill a highball or hurricane glass with ice.
  4. Strain mixture from shaker over the ice in the glass.
  5. Fill the glass up with cola, stirring gently to combine. Be careful not to make it too watered down.
  6. Garnish with a lime wedge and enjoy!

And that’s it! Your Long Island Iced Tea is now complete. With just a few simple steps, you can enjoy this classic summer cocktail. Barbecues, pool parties, and picnics just won’t be the same without it!


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