Spending time back home in Florida brings certain things to mind. Mom's meatloaf, dad's brichole, lasagna dinner and then certain cocktails. The classic Long Island Iced Tea is one that jumps into my mind. Once upon a time on a beach long ago I enjoyed these fabulous drinks at a ladies night.
Sweet as tea with a kick like no other the Long Island Iced Tea is one of the most popular drinks out there and if you have never tried one, you will love this recipe. And if you have tried one and never knew how to make one at home, you will really love this recipe. Either way, you are going to LOVE IT.
Kick off your heels and pour one tonight!
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Long Island Iced Tea
1/2 ounce gin
1/2 ounce tequila
1/2 ounce vodka
1/2 ounce white rum
1/2 ounce triple sec
1/2 ounce simple syrup
1 ounce lemon juice
2 ounces cola
Fill cocktail shaker with ice. Pour in all ingredients (except cola). Shake well. Strain into an ice filled tall cocktail glass. Add cola, garnish with lemon wedge. Serve and enjoy!
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