What do you get when you mix bourbon with orange juice, lemonade, and black tea and then freeze it? The best bourbon slush recipe! It’s a slushy and cocktail in one – the perfect combination.
This is a famous recipe in our family! And, if you come to a cookout at my parent’s house, you’ll most likely get a glass of bourbon slush. It’s pretty much a staple at every party and I’ll tell you one thing – there is never any left at the end of the night.
Ingredients Needed to Make Bourbon Slush
Another easy cocktail recipe that only calls for a few simple ingredients including one kind of alcohol.
- Tea bags
- 1 can of frozen orange juice concentrate
- 1 can of frozen lemonade concentrate
How to Make the Best Bourbon Slush
Start by boiling 2 cups of water. Steep tea bags in boiling water for 3 minutes. Remove tea bags and stir in sugar. Add tea, orange juice, lemonade, bourbon and additional water to large container with lid. Stir until well combined and freeze.
That’s it! Then you just wait for it to freeze and it’s ready to serve. But, I’ll warn you now. This slush will go fast! We keep a few containers in our freezer at all times for cookouts and get-togethers.
Stay cool this summer with this bourbon slush recipe! It’s the perfect summer treat. It’s like eating a snowball with alcohol. It’s a genius combination. Once you’re ready to serve just use a spoon to scoop into cups.Print
Bourbon Slush Recipe
What do you get when you mix bourbon with orange juice, lemonade, and black tea and then freeze it? Bourbon Slush! It’s a slushy and cocktail in one – the perfect combination.
- 4 tea bags
- 2 cups boiling water
- 1 cup sugar
- 7 cups water
- 1 (12 ounces) can frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed
- 1 (12 ounces) can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed
- 2 1/2 cups bourbon
- Steep tea in boiling water for 3 minutes.
- Remove tea bags from boiling water and stir in sugar.
- Add tea, additional water, orange juice, lemonade, and bourbon to large container with lid. Mix well and freeze.
And, guess what? I’ve got 8 more delicious summer cocktails that you must make this summer.
Lime in Coconut Cocktail from A Turtle’s Life for Me • Classic Dark N Stormy from Upright and Caffeinated • Bourbon Slush from Happy Go Lucky • Pineapple Coconut Mojito from Weekend Craft • Spiked Iced Caramel Vanilla Latte from Family Around the Table • Honey Whiskey Iced Tea from Creative Ramblings • Dirty Banana from Daily DIY Life • White Sangria from Create & Babble • Pear and Elderflower Martini from Our Crafty Mom