The Tequila Sunrise is a classic tropical cocktail perfect for summer. The main spirit of the drink is tequila and is combined with orange juice and a touch of grenadine, which gives the drink its unique “sunrise” gradient of orange to red. The Tequila Sunrise is commonly served in a collins glass with a slice of orange and a cherry to garnish.
Long Island Iced Tea is a popular summer drink and consists of many different spirits and is strong compared to similarly sized highball drinks as the alcohol to mixer ratio is higher. It gets its similar in both colour and taste to iced tea.