Sweet Tea

Recipe By : Heavenly Recipes

Summer time is the right time for long afternoons on the porch with this sweet, refreshing beverage. Serve it when company comes over or savor each cup at a time!


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1 Gallon


Sweet Tea


10 regular sized Lipton tea bags

Fresh, filtered water

1½ cups of sugar

½ teaspoon of baking soda


    STEP - 1

    Bring 4 cups of water to a boil, remove from heat and add tea bags.

    STEP - 2

    Let tea steep for about 10 minutes.

    STEP - 3

    Remove tea bags and add sugar to hot water.

    STEP - 4

    Stir until sugar is completely dissolved.

    STEP - 5

    Add baking soda and stir again.

    STEP - 6

    Pour tea and sugar mixture into large pitcher.

    STEP - 7

    Add 12 cups of ice water and stir until cooled.

    STEP - 8

    Serve over ice.

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