Let's Do This: Mixology Report
Jennifer Lee Preyss
May 21, 2014 at 12:21 a.m.
• 1 cup strawberry-flavored rum
• 1/2 cup vodka
• 18 ounces Country Time Strawberry Lemonade drink mix
• Fresh strawberries
• 1 Tbsp. lemon juice
• Fresh mint leaves
• Sliced fresh lemon
Mix it: Follow the directions to mix the Country Time Lemonade and put aside in a pitcher. Pour in flavored rum, vodka and lemon juice. Stir well. Add fresh cut strawberries and a handful of mint leaves to the mixture. Chill in the refrigerator for about an hour. Serve over ice. Garnish with lemon circles.
Real Southern iced tea
• 1/2 cup sugar or sugar substitute
• 5-6 cups water
• 1 can lemonade concentrate, thawed
• 2-4 tea cold brew bags
• 1 cup bourbon or spiced dark rum
• Lemon slices
• Fresh mint
Mix it: Mix tea bags with 3 cups cold water and set aside in a pitcher. Once brewed, remove tea bags. Add sugar and lemonade concentrate with 2-3 more cups water, as desired and stir. Add bourbon or rum.
Serve over ice. Garnish with lemon slices and mint.
Everyone enjoys a spiked lemonade or a hard tea during the hot, humid summer months.
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