Bourbon Sweet Tea
Introduction: Today we introduce you to a real classic with a special touch: the Bourbon Sweet Tea. This southern-inspired cocktail combines the warmth of bourbon with the sweetness of tea, perfect for relaxed evenings or as a highlight at your next barbecue party. And of course we recommend our high-quality organic black tea from 7Tea®.
- 4 tsp 7Tea® organic black tea
- 2 tsp sugar or honey
- 120 ml bourbon
- soda water
- Ice cubes
- Lemon slices and mint leaves for garnish
- Preparing tea: Prepare the black tea with hot water and let it steep for about 3-5 minutes. Then let it cool down.
- Sweeten: Dissolve sugar or honey in hot tea before it cools.
- Mix the cocktail: In a large glass, mix the cooled, sweetened tea with the bourbon. Stir well.
- Serve with ice: Fill the glass with ice cubes and pour the soda water over it.
- Garnish: Garnish with a lemon wedge and a few mint leaves.
Tips and Variations:
- Adjust strength: You can adjust the amount of bourbon depending on your taste.
- Non-alcoholic option: For a non-alcoholic version, simply omit the bourbon.
- Sugar-free version: If you like it less sweet, you can reduce the sugar or honey or leave it out completely.
Don't miss this southern-inspired drink and share your thoughts with us! And if you are still looking for the perfect black tea, please take a look at our 7Tea® online shop.