fresh lemon balm, including stems, leaves and flowers
fresh orange mint
fresh apple mint
- Gently fold the herbs into a large bowl to lightly bruise them.
- Pour 5 cups boiling water over the herbs and allow to steep for 15-20 minutes.
- Strain into a serving pitcher and add cold water mixed with ice to equal 5 cups.
- Add sugar to taste.
- Garnish with fresh lemon balm leaves if you like.
- Makes 10 cups.