Summertime Iced Tea

Summertime Iced Tea Recipe
Photo: Gooseberry Patch
There is no better way to cool off on a hot Summer day than by enjoying a refreshing glass of iced tea. This recipe adds frozen lemonade and fresh mint to the mix, making the drink taste even more special.


Makes about 10 servings

Recipe from

Gooseberry Patch


4 cups boiling water
2 family-sized tea bags
6 leaves fresh mint
1 6-oz. can frozen lemonade concentrate
1 cup sugar
5 cups cold water
Garnish: ice cubes, fresh mint sprigs


Pour boiling water into a large heatproof pitcher. Add teabags and mint leaves; let stand for 5 minutes. Discard teabags and mint leaves. Add frozen lemonade, sugar and cold water, mixing well.

Serve over ice; garnish with mint sprigs.

Charlotte Harding, Starkville, MS,

101 Easy Entertaining Recipes,

Gooseberry Patch

June 2010