When you need really fresh iced tea I suggest you mint iced tea. Mint is good known herb to all and you can get them in almost every vegetables shop. So get some fresh mint and try this mint iced tea recipe!
Mint iced tea tea ingredients (2 serving):
- 2-3 tea bags of black/green tea (or 2-3 tea spoons of loose black/green tea)
- 1 cup of fresh mint leaves
- 500ml of water
- 5-10 ice cubes
- 2-4 tea spoons of cane sugar
- lemon or lemon juice
Brew tea for 2-4 minutes in 500ml of hot water. Remove the tea bags or grounds if you use loose tea. Mix brew with cane sugar, and let it chill. Add to brew thick chopped mint leaves and put it to fridge for 3-4 hours and don't forget to cover the jug. After 3-4 hours remove mint leaves from your mint iced tea. (OPTIONAL: add some sliced lemon or lemon juice.) Serve with ice cubes to keep it cool.