Moji-tea

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 15 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Yield: 4 to 5 servings
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Ingredients

1 quart water plus 1 cup, divided

4 tea bags, either Irish or English breakfast tea

1 cup sugar

12 sprigs fresh mint

3 limes, juiced

Directions

  1. Bring 1 quart of water to a boil, turn the heat off and add the tea bags and let steep until cool. Place the sugar and 1 cup of water in a sauce pot over high heat, bring up to a boil to dissolve the sugar and then turn off the heat, allow to cool.
  2. Place the mint springs in a large pitcher, add the cooled sugar water and cooled tea along with the lime juice, stir to smash around the mint in the liquids. Pour over ice and serve.