Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

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Southern Sweet Tea

Joyce Lowery

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@jlowery55

Tea is the wine of the south! Served with every meal. My mother used to make it by the gallon and we drank it all day long. Of course I had to be different, I don't like sugar in my tea. I think sugar messes up the tea flavor.


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Serves:

4

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

4
family size tea bags
1/4 tsp
baking soda
1 c
sugar
water

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Bring 3 - 4 cups of water to a boil. Add the baking soda, then the tea bags.
2
Remove from heat and cover. Allow to steep for at least 15 minutes.
3
Add about 1 cup water to gallon jar. Then add sugar and stir until it is dissolved.
4
Fill the jar with cold water. Serve over ice.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Non-Alcoholic Drinks
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: Southern