Homemade Honey Lemon Iced Tea Slush

No need to buy that instant iced tea ever again 🙂

INGREDIENTS

Brewed Tea

  • 8 black tea bags (or any tea you prefer)
  • 2 1/2 cups water

Put into a saucepan and bring to a boil. Cool completely and transfer to an airtight container. Keep chilled.

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Sugar-Honey Syrup

  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 3/4 cup honey
  • 2 cups water

Put water in saucepan, bring to boil. Add sugar, stir until dissolved. Add honey and stir. Let boil for 5 minutes over low heat. Cool completely and transfer to an airtight container. Keep Chilled.

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Honey Lemon Iced Tea Slush (makes 1L)

  • 1 cup brewed tea
  • 1/4 cup sugar-honey syrup
  • 1 lemon (2 lime or 4-6 calamansi)
  • 1 1/2 cup ice cubes
  • 1/2 cup cold water (or more)

Put all the ingredients in the blender. Then pulse. Adjust accordingly.

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Other Varieties

  • You can use any extract you prefer for an “artificially flavored” iced tea (think Snapple or Sola)
  • If you have fruit syrup available, you can use that instead.
  • You can also use Green Tea with Lemon or Mint, or any fruit flavored tea like lemon and ginger, berries.

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enjoy!

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