Drink of the Month

The LiberTea


4 cups water
4 cups lemonade
4 black tea bags
1 cup fresh basil leaves
1/2 cup Wild Turkey Bourbon
1 1/2 cups American Honey


In a large saucepan, boil 2 cups water.
Remove from heat; add 4 teabags of black tea.
Steep 8 minutes; discard teabags.
Add 2 cups cold water and lemonade; transfer to pitcher and chill.
Add fresh basil leaves. Using a wooden spoon, crush basil until fragrant.
Stir in Wild Turkey Bourbon and American Honey.
Serve over ice.


14 Comments  •  Comments Feed

  1. Laurence Brown says:

    The LiberTea is certainly looking like a refreshing, natural drink! will try it today

  2. StacieDM says:

    I am a big iced tea drinker. I also like to drink Arnold Palmers. I rarely drink alcohol but this might be something I could drink.

    FYI I’ve had Fortune’s Forbidden Woman on my wish list for a while. I even downloaded a sample to my Kindle. Thanks for the giveaway!

    User1123 AT comcast DOT net

    • StacieDM says:

      Twit twit

      I follow as @GeishasMom73


    • Heidi says:

      Yay! Well, I’ll keep my fingers crossed for you, but the kittehs are in charge of picking giveaway winners. LOL :kittyplay

      And thanks for coming back to include your Twitter ID. Hoping to give away one copy there & another on the FB Fans page, but if I don’t know where you came from… :que

  3. Agatha P. Townsend says:

    :cool Would love to win! Thank you for letting me enter anyways! Agatha P.. Townsend

  4. Agatha P. Townsend says:

    Sorry drink sounds great also! code: FAN I hope !

  5. carole says:

    Hi! I’m a FAN! the LiberTea sounds good-like the Long island Tea! Gotta watch how many your drink!
    It sneaks up on you! Its summertime so its a nice way to cool off on a hot sunny day! OH YEY! Have a good one!

    • Heidi says:

      Oooh, it is like Long Island Iced Tea. Which I love. But, yeah…they’re kind of deceptively sweet & can sneak up on you if you’re not careful. :whistledev

  6. Crystal Broyles says:

    Sounds good. I am a FAN.

  7. Malea Powell says:

    Wow, now that’s a serious summer tonic!

  8. Hollie says:

    count me in as a “FAN”!! I have been one for well over a year and a 1/2…..I lurve that whip baby!! mwahahahahaha :whip

  9. SiNn says:

    Heidiiii I follow you on twitter and face book

    twitter @bainesgoddess

    facebook Beverly G

    that tea sounds sooo soo good

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