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southern sweet iced tea

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Ingredients For southern sweet iced tea

  • 6 regular tea bags
  • 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 1 1/2-2 cups sugar
  • 6 cups cold water

How To Make southern sweet iced tea

  • 1
    In a large glass measuring cup, place the tea bags and add the baking soda. 2 Pour the boiling water over the tea bags. 3 Cover and steep for 15 minutes. 4 Take out the tea bags and do not squeeze them. 5 Pour the tea mixture into a 2-quart pitcher; add the sugar. 6 Stir until the sugar is dissolved. 7 Add in the cold water. 8 Let cool; chill in the refrigerator and serve over ice.

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