Meaning of Long Island iced tea in English:

Long Island iced tea

Pronunciation /ˌlɒŋ ˌʌɪlənd ʌɪst ˈtiː/


  • A cocktail consisting of rum, vodka, gin, and other spirits mixed with cola and lemon juice.

    ‘Making matters worse, many younger women opt for mixed drinks, such as Long Island iced teas, that contain several shots of alcohol.’
    • ‘As I write this, I'm at Tacky's Tavern polishing off my third Long Island iced tea.’
    • ‘For 2000, the Red Robin list of summer drinks will again blend color, flavor and fun with variations on their popular Long Island iced teas.’
    • ‘Within a month he learned how to pour - Long Island iced teas are his specialty - and became the bar's top earner.’