Classic Long Island Iced Tea

Été 2003
food and drink

BY: Michelle P. E. Hunt and Laura Panter

Whether Long Island Iced Tea was invented in Long Island or was named for a long, tall island cocktail, the drink has been a perennial summer favourite for decades. There are two misconceptions about this cocktail. To clarify, first, it doesn't actually contain any tea, and second, despite being made with five spirits, it is a smooth, light and refreshing beverage

1. Fill a zombie glass with ice. Add 1/3 oz each vodka, gin, rum, white tequila triple sec.

2. Add 2 oz tart lemonade and top with cola.

3. Garnish with a lemon wheel.

Makes 1 Drink.