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Bourbon Strawberry Iced Tea

bourbon strawberry iced tea cocktail
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Liquor.com / 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.

Ingredients

  • 2 large fresh strawberries (sliced into quarters)
  • 1 ounce fresh lemon juice
  • 2 ounces bourbon
  • 3/4 ounce rich simple syrup (2 parts sugar, 1 part water)
  • Unsweetened iced tea, to top
  • Garnish: mint sprig
  • Garnish: blueberries
  • Garnish: strawberries

Steps

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

  2. Add the bourbon and simple syrup, add 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.