Recipe courtesy of Martha H Foose

Sweet Tea

Save Recipe
  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 15 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
Share This Recipe


3 quarts cold water

4 pitcher-size cold brew tea bags

Sugar Mixture, recipe follows

Lemon slices, for garnish

Mint sprigs, for garnish

Sugar Mixture:

1 cup water

3/4 cup sugar


  1. Bring the water to a boil. Remove from heat, pour into a pitcher, and steep the tea bags about 5 minutes. Mix the sugar mixture into the iced tea. Mix well.
  2. Pour the drink mix over ice cubes in a glass. Garnish with 2 slices of lemon and a sprig of mint.

Sugar Mixture:

  1. Bring 1 cup of water to a boil and add sugar. Stir to combine.

Sweet and Saltines

Gina's Homemade Lemonade

Sweet Tea

Sweet Tea

Sweet Tea Cupcakes with Lemon Sweet Tea Frosting

Sweet Minted Tea

Spiked Sweet Tea

Sweet Cherry Tea