06/06/2012 06:05 pm ET Updated Aug 31, 2012

Modern (And Often Boozy) Takes On Iced Tea

In between Memorial Day and the Fourth of July, June has its very own reason to celebrate -- it's National Iced Tea Month! Okay, so it's not exactly postage stamp material, but come summertime, iced tea is essential to keeping cool. And while steeping up a batch after batch of summery sun tea still quenches, we've rounded up a handful of cocktail and mocktail recipes that offer decidedly modern takes on the classic cooler. And for even more on iced tea cocktails, click here.

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