Long Island Iced Tea Recipe, Now That's A Strong One!


You are now looking at the Perfect long island iced tea recipe, this is a strong cocktail, it is mainly alcohol and it goes straight to your head.

That's why this drink is so popular, and it's really fun to make because you pour a lot of alcohol in it.

You will need vodka, rum, gin, tequila and triple sec (orange liqueur), lime or lemon juice and some coke.

Here is my Long Island Iced Tea mixing video. If you prefer a written recipe just scroll down this page.



Ingredients for Perfect Long Island Iced Tea Recipe:

  • 1 Oz Vodka
  • 1 Oz Gin
  • 1 Oz White Rum (you can also use gold)
  • 1 Oz Silver Tequila (you can also use gold)
  • 1 Oz Triple sec (cointreau or grand marnier are preferred)
  • Splash of Coke
  • 8 Ice cubes of ice



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Glass: Highball


  • Step 1 : Pour the vodka and gin

  • Step 2: Add the rum, tequila and triple sec

  • Step 3: Add the sweet and sour mix

  • Step 4: Add 8 ice cubes

  • Step 5: Shake it ! 12 times at least

  • Step 6: Fill your highball glass with ice, fill it to the top.Strain the cocktail into your glass

  • Step 7: Strain the cocktail into the glass over the ice

  • Step 8: Save a little room for the coke, top the drink with it

  • Step 9: Drink or serve it, garnish with a lemon wedge

  • You can also use:

    Sprite, or any other lemon lime soda instead of the coke, then you'll be making a whole new cocktail called Electric Lime.



Cocktail-Guru Tip

If you squeeze the lime wedge (the garnish) on top of the drink before you place it in the drink, it will add great aroma and flavor.



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