Slightly Sweet Tea

Photo: Beth Dreiling Hontzas; Styling: Lisa Powell Bailey

Yield: Makes about 2 qt. (serving size: 1 cup)
Recipe from Southern Living

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Steep: 10 Minutes

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 68
  • Fat: 0.0g
  • Saturated fat: 0.0g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 0.0g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 0.0g
  • Protein: 0.1g
  • Carbohydrate: 18.6g
  • Fiber: 0.3g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0mg
  • Iron: 0.1mg
  • Sodium: 1mg
  • Calcium: 4mg

Ingredients

  • 4 cups water
  • 7 green tea bags
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 4 cups cold water
  • 1 navel orange, cut into wedges
  • 1 lime, cut into wedges

Preparation

  1. 1. Bring 4 cups water to a boil in a medium saucepan; add tea bags. Boil 1 minute; remove from heat. Cover and steep 10 minutes. Remove and discard tea bags.
  2. 2. Stir in honey. Pour into a 2-qt. pitcher; stir in 4 cups cold water and orange and lime wedges. Serve over ice.
  3. Note: For testing purposes only, we used Bigelow Green Tea.
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