Is whiskey and iced tea a good mix?

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Is whiskey and iced tea a good mix?

Nothing quenches thirst quite like a chilly glass of iced tea on a hot day. A cocktail isn’t a bad choice, either. Combine the two, and you have a drink that’s shockingly delicious. Tea cocktails are popping up everywhere, featuring spirits ranging from gin to vodka, but whiskey might be the best booze for the job.

Do whiskey and tea go together?

While it does not seem like a good fit, tea and whiskey actually go well together. The secret to pairing whiskey and tea is to play off the smokey notes of the whiskey. It is such a good match that a lot of whiskey and Scotch drinkers immediately fall in love with Lapsang due to its wonderful smokey aroma and flavor.

Can you mix Jameson with ice tea?

Fill a high ball glass with ice and pour in a shot of Jameson. Top up the glass with a good quality ice tea and stir briefly to mix. Roughly 1 part Jameson to 3 parts ice tea, all parts refreshing.

What tea goes best with whiskey?

Try using cold green tea. Cold green tea mixed with whiskey is considered by some to be a drink common in China. Some people put Irish whiskey, sweet bourbons or scotches into iced green tea instead. You could also use iced tea. Green tea is a neutral enough flavor, which is why mixing it with whiskey can spice it up.

What mixes well with whiskey?

What Should I Mix With Whiskey?

  • Ginger ale or ginger beer.
  • Soda water.
  • Coca cola.
  • Lemon juice or lemonade.
  • Sweet vermouth.
  • Coffee.
  • Grapefruit juice.

What tea is Irish?

Irish Breakfast Tea is a blend of several black teas, most often a combination of Assam teas and Ceylon teas. Irish tea brands, notably Barry’s, Bewley’s, Lyons and Robert Roberts in the Republic and Nambarrie’s and Thompson’s Punjana in Northern Ireland are heavily weighted towards Assam.

Can you add vodka to hot tea?

The easiest way to tastefully incorporate alcohol into your favorite tea is by slightly altering the classic Hot Toddy recipe. Choose your preferred spirit—whether it be rum, gin, whiskey or vodka—pour it into a mug along with a touch of honey and a spritz of lemon, then top it with tea in place of hot water.

What soda goes with whiskey?

What Soda to Mix with Whiskey

  • Coca-Cola.
  • Lemonade.
  • Lemon-Lime Soda.
  • Ginger Ale.
  • Appletiser.
  • Mountain Dew.
  • Club Soda.
  • Dr. Pepper.

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