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Refreshing Ice tea recipes for the mommies on the go...

Priya Mankotia
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Created by Priya Mankotia
Updated on Jun 10, 2017

Refreshing Ice tea recipes for the mommies on the go

If you love tea, but you don’t find it refreshing in hot weather, try this wonderfully fresh alternatives. Especially for working mothers who are always on the run. Sharing some Iced Tea recipes which are not only appetizing but nourishing also. Just prepare it and pour it in your thermus, and take it with you wherever you go. It stays fresh all day long.

 

Spiced Ice Tea

 

Ingredients

  • 10 whole cloves
  • 4 cinnamon sticks, broken in half
  • 1 2-inch-long thin strip lemon zest
  • 8 herbal tea bags
  • 1/2 cup sugar or Honey


How to Make It

  • Wrap cloves, cinnamon and zest in a piece of rinsed cheesecloth. Gather into a bundle; tie with kitchen string.
  • Bring 8 cups water to a boil in a pan. Add spice bundle and tea bags. Remove from heat; cover and steep for 10 minutes.
  • Remove and discard spice bundle and tea bags. Stir in sugar until dissolved; let cool. Cover and chill for 2 hours. Serve over ice, garnished with lemon slices, if desired.

 

Peach and Mint Ice Tea

 

Ingredients

  • 8 cups boiling water
  • 8 tea bags
  • 4 ripe peaches, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 1 small bunch fresh mint sprigs
  • Sugar, to taste (if desired)

 

How to Make It

  • Pour the water into a heat-resistant pitcher. Add the tea bags and let steep for 10 minutes.
  • Remove and discard the bags and allow the tea to cool to room temperature before refrigerating.
  • Add the peaches, mint, and sugar (if using).
  • Strain, if desired.
  • Pour over ice.


Pomegranate iced Tea

 

Ingredients

  • 8 cups boiling water
  • 8 tea bags
  • 2 cups pomegranate juice
  • 3 limes, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup sugar

Directions

  • Pour the water into a heat-resistant pitcher.
  • Add the tea bags and let steep for 10 minutes.
  • Remove and discard the bags.
  • Allow the tea to cool to room temperature before refrigerating.
  • Add the pomegranate juice, limes, and sugar.
  • Pour over ice.


Watermelon and basil iced tea


Ingredients

  • 8 cups boiling water
  • 8 tea bags
  • 1/8 medium-sized watermelon, cut into small triangles
  • 1 small bunch fresh basil sprigs
  • Sugar, to taste (if desired)

 

Directions

  • Pour the water into a heat-resistant pitcher.
  • Add the tea bags and let steep for 10 minutes.
  • Remove and discard the bags.
  • Allow the tea to cool to room temperature before refrigerating.
  • Add the watermelon, basil, and sugar (if using)
  • Pour over ice.

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| Jun 12, 2017

nice... mother's should also think about themselves

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