Mix the sugar mixture into the iced tea.
Italian bread salad. Remove from heat pour into a pitcher and steep the tea bags about 5 minutes. Step 1 bring the water to a boil. Bring 1 cup of water to a boil and add sugar. 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.
Pour the drink mix over ice cubes in a glass. Serve over ice with lemon slices. Mix the sugar mixture into the iced tea. Lemons if you prefer but it isnt real southern sweet tea if you add lemons.
Easy sweet tea recipe directions. Pour into a pitcher and add remaining 7 cups water. Remove from heat pour into a pitcher and steep the tea bags about 5 minutes. Bring the water to a boil.
Steep for 56 minutes. Remove tea bags without squeezing. 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. If youve never made sweet tea before start with this recipe and then adjust it to taste.
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. In the same saucepan bring 3 cups of water to a boil. Add simple syrup and stir. He says its the best sweet tea ever.
Garnish with 2 slices of lemon and a sprig of mint. As a new yorker my go to iced tea is diet snapple peach. This did the trick and thinks it is the best tea he has had. Add tea bags and baking soda.
Remove the pot from the range and place on a trivet. Grab the pitcher with water pour in the hot tea and sugar mixture. I love this recipe. 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 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. Simmer for 20 minutes. Bring the 3 c of water to a boil. While tea is still hot add the 1 c of sugar stirring well.
My man is from ga and misses his sweet tea. The best sweet tea is the one in the pitcher in your fridge.