Mango Iced Tea
photo by Darkhunter
- Ready In:
- Heat the water and brew the tea as directed.
- Add the sugar and stir to dissolve. Cool slightly.
- Pour in the mango nectar and give a good stir.
- Serve over ice or chill before serving. I usually leave off the lemon in this cup o' tea.
I love iced tea and crave fruity iced tea every now and then, but don't care for really sweet tea. I knew when I read that this recipe called for a cup of sugar that I would be cutting way back just because that seems like a huge amount of sugar. Anyway, I did cut it back to 1/3 of cup, but even that was crazy sweet. I 'm looking forward to making this again and just using the mango nectar only as the sweetener. I loved the flavor of the mango nectar and tea together. It was very refreshing. Thanks for sharing the recipe.
This recipe was made for the " Summer Comfort Cafe' " event on 7/14/09. Since I'm the only around here that drinks fruit teas , this recipe was cut in half.As some of the other reviewers stated, the mango nectar was a bit on the strong side. So if this is made again, I'm just just going to add " to taste ". " Keep Smiling :) "
delicious! I just love mango tea. after reading the other reviews, I actually decided to use a little less than 1/2 cup of sugar and found it perfectly sweet [and I like things *sweet!*]... I also just used 2 cans of mango nectar to the four cups of tea, and actually think next time I could add more cups to the tea to give it more of an iced tea flavor, rather than a slightly different fruit juice. it is still a shiny five star recipe though and I will be playing with this recipe a LOT! on a side note, I was also happily surprised how inexpensive the mango nectar was! :)
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