Citrus Sweet Tea

Citrus Sweet Tea

  • Prep Time: 30 Minutes
  • Cook Time:
  • Serves: Makes 8 Servings


  • 1/4 teaspoon Essential Everyday Baking Soda
  • 1 large orange sliced
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 6 bags citrus flavored green tea
  • 3/4 cup Essential Everyday Granulated Sugar
  • 6 cups cold water
  • ice cubes
  • lemon slices, mint leaves
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  • Prep:  Place baking soda and orange slices in a 3-quart pitcher; pour in boiling water and add tea bags. Cover and let steep 10-15 minutes.


  • Combine:  Remove tea bags; add sugar and stir until dissolved; pour in cold water. Refrigerate until ready to serve.


  • Create:  Serve over ice with lemon slices and mint leaves.