Bourbon Spiked Iced Teas

A bourbon-spiked pitcher of iced tea is the perfect refresher to serve at your next summer get-together.

This recipe from Wild Turkey Bourbon is easy to make, can be stored in the fridge and goes great with classic summer fare like burgers, hot dogs and barbecue.

Bourbon-Spiked Iced Tea

Bourbon-Spiked Iced Tea

Yield: 8
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 13 minutes

This easy-to-make recipe for bourbon-spiked iced tea is the perfect choice for a lazy afternoon by the pool or a casual summer barbecue.


  • 4 cups water, divided
  • 4 black tea bags
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 cup fresh mint leaves
  • 1 cup Wild Turkey 101 Bourbon
  • Juice from 1/2 lemon
  • Juice from 1/2 lime


  1. In a large saucepan, boil 2 cups water. Remove from heat; add the tea bags.
  2. Steep 8 minutes; discard tea bags.
  3. Add 2 cups cold water. Transfer to pitcher and chill.
  4. Add fresh mint leaves, lemon juice, and lime juice. Using a wooden spoon, crush the mint to release the flavors.
  5. Stir in Wild Turkey Bourbon. Serve over ice.