Bourbon Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe
Brown Derby Cocktail
The Bourbon Strawberry Iced Tea is the perfect summer sipper, with its mellow flavor and cool, fruity notes. Whether you're planning to celebrate the Fourth of July or any other day that calls for something tall, easy to drink, and delicious, this cocktail is a crowd-pleaser.
It's incredibly simple to make. Whether you're prepping multiple batches for a party or just making one for yourself as you sit back and soak up the summer sun, this cocktail comes together in no time at all.
This delicious cocktail features muddled strawberries, lemon juice, bourbon, and simple syrup, shaken with ice and poured over fresh unsweetened tea. For a pretty garnish, add some berries and mint.
This drink is a perfect Derby Day cocktail that your guests will love. So make a batch (or two) and enjoy the race!
2 Large fresh strawberries, sliced into quarters
1 oz. Lemon juice, freshly squeezed
2 oz. Bourbon
¾ oz. Rich simple syrup
Unsweetened iced tea to top
Blueberries, strawberries, and mint sprig for garnish
Add the strawberries and lemon juice into a shaker and gently muddle.
Add the bourbon, simple syrup, and ice. Shake until well-chilled.
Strain into a Collins glass over fresh ice.
Top with unsweetened iced tea.
Garnish with skewered blueberries and strawberries and a mint sprig.