Southern Sweet Tea Recipe

WHY YOU'LL LOVE  THIS RECIPE

Regular or Sugar Free

Authentic Southern Recipe

Keto Friendly

Water Tea Bags Sugar Substitute Ice Garnish Optional: Baking Soda

Iced sweet tea Recipe ingredients

" The perfect southern sweet tea to sip on, on the patio in the sun by yourself or your loved ones to share!"

– Anonymous

– Anonymous

HOW TO MAKE  Sweet tea

Heat water to boiling in a pot on the stove.

BOIL WATER

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Step 1

Steep tea bags in water for 8 minutes.

STEEP TEA

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Step 2

Remove tea bags and whisk in sweetener until dissolved.

ADD SWEETENER

Step 3

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Allow the tea to cool then transfer to a glass pitcher and place in fridge until ready to serve.

COOL AND SERVE

Step 4

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Once your tea is refrigerated you can and store it up to 1 week.

STORE

Step 5

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FAQ's

This is an optional step in making sweet tea. Baking soda neutralizes the tannins in the tea to make it taste smoother. Either way it is delicious!

Q: Why do you put baking soda in sweet tea?

Q: Do you need to boil water to make sweet tea?

Classic sweet tea boils water to make the tea to start. You can also make cold brewed tea for sweet tea.