Perfect Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

July 18, 2012

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What You Need

  • 6 regular tea bags
  • 1/8 teaspoon baking soda -
  •         Question about Baking SodaBaking soda takes any of the bitterness out of your tea. It really makes the taste smoother in my opinion :)
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar ( you can use splenda )
  • 6 cups cold water

What To Do

Place tea bags, baking soda, and boiling water together in a sauce pan.

Let it sit for 15 minutes.

Take teabags out, then add sugar. Mix till dissolved.

Add cold water.

Chill and serve with ice ;)

Enjoy!

Perfect Southern Sweet Tea Recipe
 
: 2 Quarts
 
Ingredients
  • 6 regular tea bags
  • ⅛ teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 1½ cups sugar
  • 6 cups cold water
Instructions
  1. Place tea bags, baking soda, and hot water together in a sauce pan.
  2. Let it sit for 15 minutes.
  3. Take teabags out, then add sugar. Mix till dissolved.
  4. Add cold water.
  5. Chill and serve with ice ;)
  6. Enjoy!

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