Mint Julep Tea
It is a simple tea to make which is very refreshing and is even better for you if you grow your own organic mint. Hope you enjoy ;)
5 cstrong brewed tea
2 cfresh squeezed orange juice
1/4 cfresh squeezed lemon juice
1 1/2 csugar
2 1/4 Tbspgrated orange rind
1/2 ckentucky colonel mint leaves, fresh
How to Make Mint Julep Tea
- Put tea, orange juice and lemon juice in a 2-quart pitcher.
- In a saucepan, combine sugar, water and orange rind. Heat to boiling over high heat while stirring. After boiling for 5 minutes, remove from heat and add mint leaves to hot mixture. Stir well and then cover and let cool to room temperature.
- Strain this mixture into the pitcher. Refrigerate. Garnish with mint sprigs and orange slices. Enjoy ;)