Southern Sweet Tea

Yellow Chili's

Sweet Tea is a sweet, smooth, and flavor-filled refreshing cold drink popular among Southern America. It is prepared with just 3 ingredients like loose black tea powder, water, and sugar.

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YIELD

7 Glass

TYPE

Tea

TIME

10 minutes

LEVEL

Beginner

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In a saucepan pour 2½ cups of water and allow it to boil for 2 to 3 minutes

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Add ¼ cup of black tea powder or 6 tea bags and allow it to brew for 5 minutes

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Now switch off the heat and close the pan with the lid and allow it to steep for 3 minutes

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Filter the tea into a pitcher using a fine mesh strainer(if you are using tea bags then remove them from the tea)

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Now add 1 cup of sugar and mix well to dissolve the sugar

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Add the remaining 6 cups of cold water and dilute the tea mixture

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Now close the lid of the pitcher and refrigerate the tea for at least 2 hours(more it is chilled more crisp taste can be achieved). Now the refreshing Sweet Tea is ready for you to taste and enjoy

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Serve this crisp Sweet Tea with a lot of ice cubes. You can also use lemon, and mint for a more refreshing taste and flavor

Serving

8

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