Sweet Tea Moonshine 

Prep Time: 10 minutes | Cook Time: 10 minutes

8-ounce mason jars


  • Sweet Tea Simple Syrup
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • 5 tea bags (Choose your favorite!)
  • Sweet Tea Moonshine
  • 750 ML moonshine
  • 1 cup honey
  • Sweet Tea Cocktail
  • 4 oz Sweet Tea Moonshine
  • 3 oz lemon lime soda
  • 1 oz sparkling water
  • 1 tbs honey
  • Lemon slices, for garnish


Sweet Tea Simple Syrup

Combine sugar, water, and lemon juice in a saucepan. Bring to a boil.

Reduce heat to a simmer and steep tea bags for prescribed amount of time on package.

Cool completely.

Sweet Tea Moonshine

Combine Sweet Tea Simple Syrup, moonshine, and honey into a large bowl. Stir to combine.

Separate into 8-ounce mason jars. Seal and store in a dark place, preferably your pantry or out of direct sunlight.

Combine Sweet Tea Moonshine, lemon lime soda, sparkling water, and honey in a glass. Stir to combine.

Sweet Tea Moonshine Cocktail

Add crushed ice. Garnish with lemon slices if necessary.

If you want to go bold, feel free to use our Lemon Moonshine recipe in place of lemon lime soda, but be warned that this drink is potent.


Moonshine infusions will keep for up to a year and the longer you let it be, the better it tastes. Consider adding a dash of this moonshine to your cup of tea when you're under the weather.