Long Island Iced Tea

recipe courtesy of Liquor.com

long island iced tea cocktail

The Long Island Iced Tea was popularized in the 1970s and remains a beloved drink.


3/4 ounce vodka
3/4 ounce white rum
3/4 ounce silver tequila
3/4 ounce gin
3/4 ounce triple sec
3/4 ounce simple syrup
3/4 ounce lemon juice, freshly squeezed
Cola, to top
Garnish: lemon wedge


  • Add the vodka, rum, tequila, gin, triple sec, simple syrup and lemon juice to a Collins glass filled with ice.
  • Top with a splash of the cola and stir briefly.
  • Garnish with a lemon wedge.
  • Serve with a straw.