Remove the pot from the range and place on a trivet.
Latte coffee transparent background. Pour the drink mix over ice cubes in a glass. If youve never made sweet tea before start with this recipe and then adjust it to taste. Mix the sugar mixture into the iced tea. As a new yorker my go to iced tea is diet snapple peach.
In the same saucepan bring 3 cups of water to a boil. Serve over ice with lemon slices. Sweet tea is most commonly made by adding sugar or simple syrup to black tea either while the tea is brewing or still hot although artificial sweeteners are also frequently used. Step 1 bring the water to a boil.
Simmer for 20 minutes. Steep the tea for longer add more or less sugar squeeze a few lemons into the pitcher you like your sweet tea the way you like it and thats just fine. Grab the pitcher with water pour in the hot tea and sugar mixture. Add the tea bags.
Remove tea bags without squeezing. Mix the sugar mixture into the iced tea. But when im serving friends i like to break out the sweet tea and this smooth recipe which involves stirring sugar directly into tea has always been a winnerso imagine my surprise when a chef from north carolina scott maitlin who owns top of the hill in chapel hill informed me i was doing it wrong. Steep for 56 minutes.
Bring 1 cup of water to a boil and add sugar. While tea is still hot add the 1 c of sugar stirring well. Garnish with 2 slices of lemon and a sprig of mint. Pour into a pitcher and add remaining 7 cups water.
I double the recipe using 4 family sized tea bags and only add 10 cups of water after the 1 12 cups of sugar dissolves. Add simple syrup and stir. Add tea bags and baking soda. I love this recipe.
Bring the water to a boil. This did the trick and thinks it is the best tea he has had. The best sweet tea is the one in the pitcher in your fridge. Easy sweet tea recipe directions.
Lemons if you prefer but it isnt real southern sweet tea if you add lemons. Sweet tea is a popular style of iced tea commonly consumed in countries such as the united states especially common in the southern united states and indonesia. Step 2 pour the drink mix over. My man is from ga and misses his sweet tea.
Remove from heat pour into a pitcher and steep the tea bags about 5 minutes. Remove from heat pour into a pitcher and steep the tea bags about 5 minutes.