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Minty Iced Green Tea

Quentin Bacon
Yield
Fresh mint leaves and green tea make this iced tea a summer standout.  Sweeten with honey or agave if you desire.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup fresh mint leaves, washed
  • 3-4 green tea bags
  • Ice
  • Honey or agave, fresh lavender leaves (optional)

How to Make It

  1. Place mint leaves in a large glass or BPA-free plastic pitcher. Crush gently with clean hands. Add tea bags, and pour hot water over top, leaving a few inches of room. Cover and refrigerate for 4-6 hours. Remove tea bags; serve over ice. Add honey or agave to sweeten and a few fresh lavender leaves, if you have them on hand.