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Sweet Tea Smash

Sweet Tea Smash
Image: / Tim Nusog

Fix this summery cocktail from Please Don't Tell (aka PDT) in New York City and then find a nearby porch to sip it on.


  • 2 lemon wedges
  • 4 mint leaves
  • 1 ounce George Dickel No. 12 Tennessee whiskey
  • 1 ounce unsweetened iced tea
  • 1 tsp Strega
  • 1 tsp cane syrup
  • Garnish: mint sprig


  1. In a shaker, muddle the lemon wedges and mint leaves.

  2. Add the remaining ingredients and fill with ice.

  3. Shake, and strain into a Collins glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with a sprig of mint.