how yo make long island iced tea


Make Long Island Iced Tea

The Long Island Iced Tea is a popular, classic cocktail. It is characterized by a combination of five distinct liquors, namely gin, vodka, white rum, tequila, and triple sec. Although it sounds like it would be a sweet, fruity drink, all the liquors in it make the drink surprisingly refreshing and almost taste like lemonade. Creating a great Long Island Iced Tea is easy, with the following steps:



    • 1 part Gin


    • 1 part Vodka


    • 1 part Tequila


    • 1 part White Rum


    • 1 part Triple sec


    • 1 ½ parts Sweet & Sour Mix


    • Splash of Cola




    1. Fill a highball glass with ice.


    1. Add the 5 spirits and sweet & sour mix to the glass.


    1. Top off with a splash of cola.


    1. Gently stir.


    1. Garnish with a lemon wedge.



A Long Island Iced Tea can be a complex and delicious cocktail. With the right balance of spirits to sweet & sour mix and cola, it can be the perfect drink for a hot summer day. So mix up a batch and enjoy!


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