The LiberTea

The LiberTea Cocktail

Base Spirit: Bourbon / American Whiskey, Liqueurs

Type: Punches

Served: On the Rocks

Preparation: Stirred

Strength: Medium

Difficulty: Complicated

Flavor Profile: Sour, Sweet

About The LiberTea Cocktail

Feel free to share this bourbon-lemonade punch with your friends.

Ingredients in The LiberTea Cocktail

  • 4 cups Water, divided
  • 4 Black tea bags
  • 4 cups Lemonade
  • 1 cup Fresh basil
  • .5 cup Wild Turkey Bourbon
  • 1.5 cups Wild Turkey American Honey Liqueur

Garnish: Lemon wheel

Glass: Tall

How to make The LiberTea Cocktail

In a large saucepan, bring 2 cups of the water to a boil. Remove from heat and add the tea bags. Steep for 8 minutes and then discard the bags. Add the lemonade and the remaining 2 cups of water. Transfer the mixture to a pitcher and chill. Stir in the basil and crush with a spoon until fragrant. Stir in the bourbon and liqueur. Pour into tall glasses filled with ice and garnish each glass with a lemon wheel. (This recipe makes 12 to 15 drinks.)

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