Citrus Tea Cooler
Author: Chief Mixologist
Ingredients
  • 3 teaspoons bags or 1 Tablespoon loose black tea
  • 1 1/2 Cup boiling water
  • 1/2 Cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1 bottle (28 oz) lemon-lime carbonated beverage chilled
  • 3/4 to 1 Cup sugar
  • 1 tray ice cubes
  • 1/2 Cup fresh orange juice
Instructions
  1. From: Arizona Cookbook Place tea bags or loose tea in bowl.
  2. Pour boiling water over tea.
  3. Let stand 5 minutes.
  4. Remove bags or strain to remove leaves.
  5. Add sugar and stir until all is dissolved.
  6. Plae ice cubes in 2-quart serving pitcher.
  7. Pour hot tea, lemon and orange juice over tea.
  8. Stir briskly several seconds until mixture is cold.
  9. Stir in chilled lemon-lime carbonated beverage.
  10. Pour into glasses and serve at once.
  11. Makes 2 qts.
Recipe by Epicurus.com Beverages at https://www.epicurus.com/beverages/citrus-tea-cooler/2472/