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Favourite Cocktails: Long Island Iced Tea Recipe

I thought I’d start the year with a post on Long Island Iced Tea. I cannot emphasise how I’m a big fan of this drink. If I’m not mistaken it’s consistently on the list of most popular drinks and is featured in television programs, the latest being The Big Bang Theory (I hope I can say, “upvote if you’re watching this too!”).

Long island iced tea was invented in 1970s by a certain Robert “Rosebud” Butt while he was employed at at the Oak Beach Inn on Long Island, NY. Variants have since been invented. read more »