Mint Julep Iced Tea

Mint Julep Iced Tea

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"Grandmom's recipe for a fabulous summer citrus-mint tea using fresh mint. Kids and adults alike love it! You can add Kentucky bourbon when the guest list is all adults. Serve over ice."
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25 m servings 114 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 114 kcal
  • 6%
  • Fat:
  • 0.1 g
  • < 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 29.3g
  • 9%
  • Protein:
  • 0.3 g
  • < 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 8 mg
  • < 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. Bring sugar and 1 cup water to a boil in a small saucepan, stirring until sugar dissolves, about 5 minutes. Add tea bags and mint to sugar mixture; let steep for 10 minutes. Strain mixture and discard tea bags and mint.
  2. Combine tea mixture, cold water, orange juice, and lemon juice in a pitcher.


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Ive made many quarts of tea at my age and I knew when I read the recipe that 4 small teabags would not make a decent cup of tea - it would be too,too weak. I changed the recipe drastically. F...

Excellent! I made this exactly as written, and it was SO refreshing! I used LiptonĀ® original brisk tea bags (which my husband usually uses for hot tea). You can easily adjust the sweetness by cu...

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