Cool down with a tall glass of our cool and refreshing Berry-Lemon Tea.
Makes about 12 cups
- 10 cups water, divided
- 2 cups sugar
- 8 berry flavor tea bags*
- 1 cup fresh lemon juice
- Garnish: lemon slices, fresh blueberries, fresh strawberries, fresh raspberries, fresh mint leaves
- In a large saucepan, stir together 2 cups water and sugar. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat; reduce heat, and simmer for 5 minutes. Remove from heat. Let cool for 10 minutes.
- Pour into a heatproof pitcher.
- Add remaining 8 cups water to saucepan; bring to a simmer. Remove from heat; add tea bags. Let steep for 5 minutes. Discard tea bags. Add tea to pitcher; refrigerate until chilled. Stir in lemon juice. Serve over ice. Garnish with lemon slices, berries, and mint, if desired.
*We used Celestial Seasonings Wild Berry Zinger.