Southern Sweet Iced Tea

southern iced tea

Southern Sweet Iced Tea 
A Signature Recipe
This is our family recipe; we enjoy it all summer long!

3 Family size tea bags
6 cups of cold water
1/2 - 1 cup of sugar
Combine water and sugar. Bring to boil; Mix with a spoon until sugar dissolves. Add tea bags and remove from heat. Let steep at room temperature until cool. Optional: Add fresh mint, peach, lemon or orange. Remove tea bags; pour into a glass pitcher and refrigerate.  Fill tall glasses with ice and pour tea.

Yield: serves 8 
The southern way: Serve in a mason jar with lots and lots of ice!


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