Wonderful Iced Tea

posted by Terrytx 06-18-98 11:56 AM

* Exported from MasterCook *

Wonderful Iced Tea

Recipe By : Houston Chronicle-5/20/98
Serving Size : 1 Preparation Time :0:00
Categories : Beverages

Amount Measure Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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5 family-size tea bags
2 cups boiling water
2 cups sugar
3 quarts cold water
1 1/2 tablespoons vanilla extract
1 1/2 tablespoons almond extract
1 (6oz) can thawed frozen limeade concentrate
1 (6oz) can thawed lemonade concentrate
fresh mint and lime slices for garnish

Put tea bags in a large pitcher, and add boiling water. Set aside to steep.

In a saucepan, combine sugar and cold water. Boil until sugar dissolves. Remove from heat. Remove tea bags from pitcher.

Add sugar water. Add vanilla and almond, and limeade and lemonade concentrates; refrigerate 4 hrs or overnight.

Serve over ice in 10 oz wine glasses; garnish with mint leaves and lime slices if desired. Makes 4-5 qts

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