Long Island Iced Tea

Long Island Iced Tea Cocktail

Base Spirit: Gin, Liqueurs, Rum, Tequila, Vodka

Type: Classics

Served: On the Rocks

Preparation: Stirred

Strength: Strong

Difficulty: Simple

Flavor Profile: Sour, Spirit-forward, Sweet

About the Long Island Iced Tea Cocktail

The Long Island Iced Tea is what happens when four different spirits collide to create one powerful drink. With a mysterious origin story, this potent drink will bring on the good times (and hangovers) for years to come.

Ingredients in the Long Island Iced Tea Cocktail

  • .75 oz Gin
  • .75 oz White rum
  • .75 oz Silver tequila
  • .75 oz Vodka
  • .75 oz Triple sec
  • .75 oz Simple syrup (one part sugar, one part water)
  • .75 oz Lemon juice
  • Cola

Garnish: Lemon wedge Lemon wedge

Glass: Highball or hurricane

How to make the Long Island Iced Tea Cocktail

Fill a highball or hurricane glass with ice and add all the ingredients except the cola. Top with a splash of cola and stir briefly. Garnish with a lemon wedge.

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  1. Bob Bauman says

    L.I. Iced Tea, in order to make it “Taste” like Iced Tea requires enough “Coke” to give it the right flavor, that’s more than a ‘splash’!

    Do you know where I can get Bermuda Gold???

    • Everybody has their own preference, which is why we didn’t specify an exact amount of cola. You’re welcome to add as big a “splash” as you want!

      As for Bermuda Gold, we’re guessing you’re talking about Bermuda Gold Liqueur? There’s not a lot of information about it online, but as far as we can tell, it’s only available in Bermuda.


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