Long Island Iced Tea's Story
There are various stories as to the creation of the famous Long Island Iced Tea cocktail. One popular tale is set during the 1900’s prohibition period. Old man Bishop, a liquor distiller from Long Island Tennesy, is said to be the inventor of this delicious prohibition-era drink. With a clever name, meant to divert suspicion, this cheeky cocktail quickly gain popularity among early cocktail drinkers and gutsy partygoers. With a sweet punchy kick, the Coppa Cocktails Long Island Iced Tea becomes the perfect drink for any daytime celebration.