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bourbon mint iced tea

★★★★★ 2
a recipe by
Ali P
Bozeman, MT

Besides being a refreshing beverage, this Bourbon Mint Iced Tea has the bonus of having a bourbon kick to it. Of course if you don't drink alcohol you can leave it out. Recipe found at

★★★★★ 2
serves 6-8
prep time 10 Min

Ingredients For bourbon mint iced tea

  • 1 lg
    lemon, cut into 8 slices
  • 1/2 c
  • 1/3 c
    mint leaves
  • 1/2 c
    fresh orange juice (4 oz.)
  • 1/2 c
    fresh lemon juice (4 oz.)
  • 1 c
    bourbon (8 oz.)
  • 4 c
    ice cubes (more or less depending on how large your pitcher is)
  • 1 qt
    unsweetened iced tea (40 oz.)

How To Make bourbon mint iced tea

  • Bourbon Mint Iced Tea
    In a two-quart pitcher, muddle or mash the lemon wedges, sugar and mint leaves with a large wooden spoon until a thick syrup forms. Add the orange juice, lemon juice and bourbon and stir to combine. Fill the pitcher with ice cubes and add the iced tea, then stir to combine.