Add simple syrup and stir.
Balsamic glaze. Add tea bags and baking soda. Pour into a pitcher and add remaining 7 cups water. Add the tea bags. Mix the sugar mixture into the iced tea.
Bring the water to a boil. 34365 1331 210. 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. Simmer for 20 minutes.
I love this recipe. If youve never made sweet tea before start with this recipe and then adjust it to taste. 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. As a new yorker my go to iced tea is diet snapple peach.
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. Bring 1 cup of water to a boil and add sugar. Lemons if you prefer but it isnt real southern sweet tea if you add lemons. Garnish with 2 slices of lemon and a sprig of mint.
He says its the best sweet tea ever. Grab the pitcher with water pour in the hot tea and sugar mixture. 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. Mix the sugar mixture into the iced tea.
While tea is still hot add the 1 c of sugar stirring well. Remove from heat pour into a pitcher and steep the tea bags about 5 minutes. Serve over ice with lemon slices. My man is from ga and misses his sweet tea.
This did the trick and thinks it is the best tea he has had. Step 2 pour the drink mix over. In the same saucepan bring 3 cups of water to a boil. Step 1 bring the 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. Remove the pot from the range and place on a trivet. Steep for 56 minutes. Easy sweet tea recipe directions.
Remove tea bags without squeezing. Remove from heat pour into a pitcher and steep the tea bags about 5 minutes.