Cool and Refreshing: The Ultimate Iced Tea Cocktail Recipe

As the weather warms up, there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a refreshing drink that combines the classic flavors of iced tea with a kick of alcohol. This simple yet delightful iced tea cocktail recipe is perfect for lounging by the pool, hosting a backyard barbecue, or simply relaxing after a long day. Let’s dive into how to make this cool and refreshing drink!


  • 1 cup brewed black tea, chilled
  • 1/2 cup lemonade
  • 1 1/2 oz vodka
  • Ice cubes
  • Lemon slices or mint leaves for garnish (optional)


  1. Start by brewing a cup of black tea and letting it cool in the refrigerator.
  2. Fill a glass with ice cubes to prepare the base of your cocktail.
  3. Once the tea is chilled, pour it over the ice in the glass.
  4. Add the lemonade to the glass for a burst of citrusy flavor.
  5. Measure out 1 1/2 oz of vodka and pour it into the glass.
  6. Use a spoon or cocktail stirrer to mix the ingredients well.
  7. For a finishing touch, garnish your cocktail with a slice of lemon or a few fresh mint leaves.
  8. Your iced tea cocktail is now ready to be enjoyed!

This iced tea cocktail is a delightful blend of flavors that is sure to cool you down on a hot day. Whether you’re hosting a summer gathering or simply looking for a new way to enjoy your favorite iced tea, this recipe is a must-try. Cheers to a cool and refreshing drink that is sure to become a new favorite!