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Best Homemade Lemon Iced Tea

Do you like  Iced tea?Now try making your own Best Homemade Lemon Iced Tea.

Iced Tea

Teas are refreshing drink had both as hot or cold.Some love to be had as hot while some like cold.Though hot tea are soothing,Iced teas are equally refreshing.

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Iced tea are popular beverage world over.Nowadays they are available in packages too.But nothing comes near as homemade.There are lot of flavors in Iced tea.Iced teas are usually tea brewed slowly and then chilled before serving.Either loose tea or tea bags are used for brewing.But as far as I tried, loose tea gives best flavor than tea bags.

How I made Lemon Iced Tea

Making this is so simple and easy.You can make this in 10 minutes except for the time kept for chilling.Just boil water and loose tea thoroughly.Strain it ,add sugar and lemon juice.Chill it for minimum 4 hours.That’s it,Best Homemade Lemon Iced tea is ready to serve.Add Lemon juice according to the taste you prefer.

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Lemon Iced Tea

Similar refreshing drink in this space are

Simple Sweet & Salty Lemonade

Perfect Summer watermelon Lemonade

Raw Mango ginger cooler

Summer Peach Mocktail

What is your favorite flavor in Iced Tea?

INGREDIENTS

Water – 1 cup

Loose tea – 1/4 tsp

Lemon Juice – Juice of Half big lemon

Organic Sugar / Honey – As required

METHOD

  • Boil water in a pot.
  • Add loose tea in it.
  • Let it boil for at least 2 minutes thoroughly.
  • Switch Off and strain it in a glass.
  • Add required sugar and lemon juice in it.
  • Stir well.
  • Refrigerate fro at least 4 hours.
  • Serve chilled

NOTES

  1. Do not add more loose tea as it gives some bitterness.
  2. If you prefer tea bags,after the water boils pour it in a glass and dip tea bags in it till required.
  3. You can add sugar or honey.You can also avoid it if you prefer.
  4. Increase or decrease the quantity of lemon juice as per your taste.
  5. You can serve immediately by adding ice cubes.But best when served after chilling in refrigerator.

 

4.6 from 5 votes
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Best Homemade Lemon Iced Tea
Cook Time
5 mins
Total Time
5 mins
 
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: International
Servings: 1 people
Author: Lathiya Shanmugasundaram
Ingredients
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1/4 tsp Loose tea
  • Lemon Juice Juice of half Lemon
  • Sugar/Honey As required
Instructions
  1. Boil water in a pot.

  2. Add loose tea in it.

  3. Let it boil for at least 2 minutes thoroughly.

  4. Switch Off and strain it in a glass.

  5. Add required sugar and lemon juice in it.

  6. Stir well.

    Refrigerate fro at least 4 hours.

  7. Serve chilled

Recipe Notes
  1. Do not add more loose tea as it gives some bitterness.
  2. If you prefer tea bags,after the water boils pour it in a glass and dip tea bags in it till required.
  3. You can add sugar or honey.You can also avoid it if you prefer.
  4. Increase or decrease the quantity of lemon juice as per your taste.
  5. You can serve immediately by adding ice cubes.But best when served after chilling in refrigerator.
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Lemon Iced Tea

 

 

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Fiesta Friday

48 Comments

  1. Lemon iced tea is my favorite lathiya 🙂 I muddle a few mint leaves and add…it gives a nice flavour

    1. Wow..that should be more flavor ful.. Thank you 😊

  2. Ice teas are the only I ever have tea!! This looks so good!!

  3. Lemon ice tea is my choice of drink. It is so refreshing in this hot weather. Craving one right now.

  4. My moms favorite tea. She always drinks this in the evening. This is best and healthy too!

  5. aish das padihari

    The iced tea is what I want right now to escape this hot California weather. I’m definitely going to try it.

    1. The weather here is worse than California..I miss it🙁…but do enjoy with this Iced tea.. Thank you dear 😊

  6. It’s been a while i tried some Ice Tea, you make me want to try some

    1. Thank you 😊… enjoy some and send some pics 😊

  7. Wish I can have right now, so refreshing and easy to prepare!

    1. True 😊… Thank you dear 😊

  8. I love Lemon Ice Tea. Looks fantastic

  9. I could drink liters and liters of iced tea everyday! It’s my first favorite drink! I bet this tastes amazingly delicious! Thanks for sharing at FiestaFriday party!

    1. True..in this hot weather you could not have enough of it..thank you 🙂😊.. Happy Fiesta Friday 😊

  10. I drink iced tea on holiday but never make it myself. Perhaps I should. Right no in the UK we could do with a bit more sun so I will pin this to try in the hope that we have a late summer.

    Thank you for sharing on CookBlogShare

    1. Thank you 😊.. Happy Cookblogshare 😊

  11. Best drink for hot summer time! Thanks for sharing your recipe!

    1. Thank you so much 😊.. glad you liked it

  12. I love to have it in summer.. so refreshing.

  13. Malini

    Beautiful shot Lathi. Lemon iced tea looks so refreshing. Perfect for summer.

  14. Lovely clicks and the lemon iced tea looks fabulous.

  15. Perfect for this hot weather lathiya! Great share!

  16. ahh how much i yearn for this iced tea now! looks refreshing dear!!! Perfect for the weather now!!!

  17. Lemon tea is refreshing and seems to be my latest favourite these days. Nice share.

  18. Few years back, when I first had my lemon iced tea, totally fell in love with that. Your beautiful clicks are doing justice to the refreshing drink

  19. Can you believe I have not tried any Iced tea yet, I guess being a food blogger I must very soon 🙂 I think I should start with your lemon iced tea as it is so easy to make and we are having perfect weather too.

    1. Oh really….then it will be a happy for me if you start with my recipe 😊…as now we have absolutely perfect weather for it.. Thank you dear 😊

  20. code2cook

    I have bought ice tea bags but have not yet started making it. You are tempting me to make one.

    1. Do try and enjoy dear.. thank you 😊

  21. Anonymous

    Iced tea is refreshing and cooling especially during summer and your lemon ice tea looks just perfect !

  22. Anonymous

    I love Iced Lemon Tea. A perfect drink to beat the heat. Being a tea lover i like different varieties of Tea.

  23. sapana

    Love iced tea in hot summer days and yours look so refreshing Lathiya.

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