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