For summer--or any time---Iced Tea is America's widely preferred beverage.
- 4 cups boiling water
- 6 Tbs. loose tea or 8 tea bags
- 4 cup cold water
- Mint sugar, ice cubes
- Bring 4 cups water to a boil and pour over loose tea or tea bags. Cover and let stand for 10 minutes. Strain, if using tea leaves, or remove tea bags and add the 4 cup cold water.
- Serve over ice cubes with sugar, fresh mint leaves, or lemon slices.