The following is a wonderful tea recipe from Lipton. Don’t get me wrong, tea in a mug or glass – all by itself – is a party waiting to happen. But when you get creative with it and try new recipes, tea can go from a party to full blown mardi gras.
Lipton’s Sparkling Sangria Tea Recipe
3 cups boiling water
2 Lipton® Iced Tea Brew Family Size Tea Bags or 5 Lipton® Cup Size Tea Bags
1/3 cup sugar
2 cups chilled no sugar added purple grape juice
1 medium orange, sliced
1 medium lemon, sliced
1 medium lime, sliced
Chilled club soda or seltzer
Pour boiling water over Lipton® Iced Tea Brew Family Size Tea Bags; cover and brew 5 minutes. Remove Tea Bags and squeeze; stir in sugar and cool.
Combine tea with remaining ingredients except soda In large pitcher; chill at least 2 hours. Just before serving, add a splash of soda. Pour into ice-filled glasses and garnish, if desired, with additional orange, lemon and lime slices.
Also terrific with Lipton® Iced Tea Brew Family Size Hint of Raspberry Tea Bag.
Photo and Recipe Credit: Lipton Tea. You can find many similar outstanding recipes on their website.