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