Lemonade Iced Tea

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by mailbelle

So good on a hot summer day! From Southern Living.

Top Review by gailanng

You've given me such a good recipe. You are so kind. Now that you're here, let me pour you a glass! Made for Best of 2012 recipe tag.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 cups water
  • 2 family-size tea bags
  • 1 (1 ounce) package fresh mint leaves (about 1 cup loosely packed)
  • 12 cup sugar
  • 4 cups cold water
  • 1 (6 ounce) can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed
  • fresh citrus slices (for garnish)

Directions

  1. Bring 3 cups water to a boil in a 2-quart saucepan. Remove from heat, add tea bags, and stir in fresh mint. Cover and steep 10 minutes.
  2. Remove and discard tea bags and mint. Stir in sugar until dissolved.
  3. Pour tea into a 3-quart container, and stir in 4 cups cold water and lemonade concentrate. Serve over ice. Garnish with citrus slices if desired.

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