- For cold black tea with spices:
- - black tea bags or 3 3 tsp .;
- - cinnamon Half tsp .;
- - ginger root 2 cm;
- - cloves 5-7 pieces;
- - lemon;
- - cane sugar;
- - ice.
- For cold mint tea:
- - 5 tsp black tea .;
- - 1 cup of sugar;
- - lemon 1 pc;
- - 1 piece lime;
- - 1 sprig of fresh mint;
- - 2 liters of water;
- - ice.
Prepare cold black tea with spices.To do this, boil the water.The volume of 400-600 ml of tea put tea leaves, half a teaspoon of cinnamon or a little of her stick, a piece of peeled ginger root, cloves.
2 Fill the kettle with boiling water, cover, cover with a towel and let it brew.Tea is supposed to be strong.Leave to cool brewed tea.
Take jug, fill it with ice by about a third.Wash the lemon and cut it into slices.Add the jar lemon and sugar, mix well.Pour into a cold tea, stir and let cool time (about 5-6 minutes).
Prepare iced tea with mint.Boil two liters of water.In a small saucepan, place five teaspoons of black tea and sprinkle in a glass of sugar cane.Lemon and lime wash, squeeze the juice out of each and pour it into the pan.In the absence of lime can be replaced by his second lemon.Put back the leaves on one or two sprigs of fresh mint.
Rub tea, sugar and other elements in the pan pestle.Instead pestle can use a wooden spoon.Pour into a saucepan two liters of boiling water, let stand for ten minutes.
Strain ready and cold tea.Put ice in a jug (about a third of the volume) and to pour tea.
Make the most simple variant of iced tea with no time to prepare the complex options.Boil water, put in her tea per one teaspoon in half a liter of water.Leave the liquid to cool, if desired, add lemon and sugar.Keep refrigerated.
For iced tea do not try to dilute the usual hot with cool water.So you dilute the taste and turn the drink into a nasty tasteless liquid.It is better to make tea a little stronger than usual and put in a few ice cubes.
- how to make iced tea