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Bourbon Strawberry Iced Tea

Bourbon Strawberry Iced Tea. Image: Tim Nusog

Bourbon, strawberries and iced tea come together to make this mellow summer sipper, perfect for the Fourth of July or any other day you’re craving something tall, cool and easy-drinking.


  • 2 Large fresh strawberries (sliced into quarters)
  • 1 oz Fresh lemon juice
  • 3/4 oz Rich simple syrup (2 parts sugar, 1 part water)
  • 2 oz Bourbon
  • Unsweetened iced tea, to top
  • Garnish: Mint sprig
  • Garnish: Blueberries
  • Garnish: Strawberries


  1. Add the strawberries and lemon juice into a mixing glass and gently muddle.

  2. Add the syrup and bourbon, fill the glass with ice, and shake until well-chilled.

  3. Strain into a Collins glass over fresh ice.

  4. Top with unsweetened iced tea.

  5. Garnish with a mint sprig and skewered blueberries and strawberries.