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Long island iced tea

Published: April 8, 2022 at 2:23 pm
  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Total time
  • Easy
  • Serves 1

This classic, easy-drinking cocktail features vodka, gin, tequila, rum and triple sec. Serve with plenty of ice


Try this recipe for a long island iced tea, then check out more easy summer cocktails such as sex on the beach, tequila sunrise and blue lagoon. We've also got plenty more ideas for jug cocktails and retro cocktail recipes here.



  • 12.5 ml gin
  • 12.5 ml white rum
  • 12.5 ml vodka
  • 12.5 ml tequila
  • 12.5 ml Cointreau (or any other triple sec)
  • 12.5 ml lime juice
  • cola
  • lime wedge, to garnish


  • STEP 1

    Put all of the spirits into a chilled highball glass filled with ice and gently stir. Top up with cola and gently stir again. Garnish with a lime wedge to serve.

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