Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

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Southern Sweet Tea

Jill Cooks

By
@spicyjill

Lemony iced tea sure is refreshing on sweltering days!!

Always enjoyed all year round here in the south.


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Rating:

Serves:

makes 2 quarts

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 cup sugar
2 quarts cold water
zest (cut in strips with a citrus zester)
juice from 2 lemons
5 regular -size tea bags

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a saucepan, bring sugar, water and lemon juice to a boil, stirring regularly.
2
Remove from heat and toss in lemon zest strips and tea bags.
3
Allow to steep for 30 minutes.
Strain and then chill.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy