Shake It Up! Iced Tea for Two

Recipe by Halcyon Eve
READY IN: 10mins
SERVES: 2-3
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 6
    tea bags (or more as desired, I like Red Rose the best for this)
  • 14
    cup sugar (or to taste)
  • ice cube (lots!)
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place the tea bags in a very large mug or other heatproof cup. Pour boiling water over teabags. Brew tea for about 5 minutes (should be dark and bitter at this point). Remove tea bags, squeezing with a spoon to remove the liquid. Stir in sugar until dissolved.
  • While tea is brewing, fill shaker and a glass or two with ice cubes. Pour hot tea over ice in shaker until almost full (be careful--the shaker will get quite hot for a moment!). Replace lid and shake until cold; strain over ice in glass. Add remaining tea (and additional ice, if needed) and shake until cold.
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