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Don's Simple Sweet Tea Recipe
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Don's Simple Sweet Tea

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"A simple sweet tea recipe that anyone can do."

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  • PREP

    5 mins
  • COOK

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    1 hr 15 mins

Directions

  1. Bring water to a boil in a pot. Dissolve sugar in boiling water; remove from heat.
  2. Steep tea bags in water to desired strength of tea, 3 to 5 minutes.
  3. Refrigerate tea until cold, at least 1 hour.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note:
  • When using individual tea bags, your best option is to remove all the paper endings, and tie the strings together.
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Dec 08, 2013

Before I chilled the tea, I floated lemon rings on the top. Refreshing. My husband had this whole batch gone in 24 hours. I will use this recipe again but I might cut back the sugar just a touch.

 
Aug 26, 2014

Use 1.5 cups of sugar and juice of 1 lemon.

 

5 Ratings

Jul 26, 2014

It is awesome

 
Aug 15, 2014

If every other drink in the world disappeared and there was ONLY ice tea, I would be one HAPPY GIRL;;)) I make n drink it every day, even sometimes in winter! I sub the sugar for Splenda, once in a while I add spearmint tea bags and use the nuker to make it Faster!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 155 kcal
  • 8%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 40 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Protein
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Sodium
  • 6 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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