Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Summer Tea

My mom gets all the credit for this recipe. She has made it at showers and I snagged the recipe. Summer Tea has gotten nothing but good reviews. I am not a big tea drinker, but I love this! I have a friend that always requests the leftovers because she loves it so much!

Summer Tea

2 quarts boiling water
8 small tea bags or 4 large tea bags
8 large mint leaves
2 cups sugar
1 (6 ounce) can frozen orange juice, undiluted
1 (6 ounce) can frozen lemonade, undiluted

Bring water to a boil. Add tea bags and boil one minute. Add mint leaves and steep 15 minutes. Add sugar to dissolve. Add orange juice and lemonade. Mix well. Add water to make 1 gallon.

Yields: 18 Servings

**I omit the mint leaves (not a mint person!) and it is wonderful!



Elizabeth Ann (Elizabeth Ann's Recipe Box said...

This looks awesome! ;-)

Lenzi said...

Totally making this for Easter :) Thanks for sharing!


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