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Sweet Tea

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Enjoy a refreshing glass of this hot-weather thirst quencher. Anyone in the South will tell you that there's only one kind of iced tea that goes with barbecue, and that's sweet tea.

Ingredients

  • 1 quart water
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 8 tea bags
  • 1 quart iced water
  • Ice, for serving
  • 1 lemon, cut into wedges, for serving

How to Make It

  1. into a large saucepan; bring to a boil. Remove from heat, add tea bags and steep for 5 minutes. Discard tea bags and add iced water. Serve over ice with lemon. (Serves 8)