Sugar Free Strawberry Iced Tea

Recipe by Domestic Goddess
READY IN: 1hr 17mins
YIELD: 2 quarts
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 9
    regular size tea bags (orange pekoe & black tea)
  • 8
    cups water, divided
  • 1
    packet sugar free strawberry flavored powdered drink mix

DIRECTIONS

  • Place tea bags in a 2-quart size glass pitcher.
  • In a medium size saucepan, bring 4 cups of water almost to a boil.
  • Remove pan from heat, as soon as you see bubbles start to come to the surface.
  • Pour the hot water over the tea bags in the glass pitcher.
  • Cover the pitcher with plastic wrap, and let the tea steep for 1 hour.
  • After one hour; carefully squeeze tea/water from the tea bags into the pitcher; stir, then discard the tea bags.
  • Cover the pitcher, then let sit until the tea has cooled down a bit more.
  • Once the tea has cooled, add the packet of sugar free strawberry flavored drink mix, and the 4 cups of cold water, and stir.
  • Refrigerate the tea until it's chilled, then pour in glasses filled with ice.