Long Island Ice Tea



  • 25ml vodka
  • 25ml white rum
  • 25ml silver tequila
  • 25ml gin
  • 25ml triple sec
  • 25ml simple syrup
  • 25ml lemon juice
  • 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.


It’s possible the cocktail was born out of Prohibition, when thirsty scofflaws wanted to disguise their booze. It’s also possible the drink sprung up in the ’70s at a bar in Long Island, or maybe at a TGI Friday’s. 

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