There IS a small "secret" ingredient in this Tea. It removes all bitterness and creates a smooth, clear amazing Tea! Ready?? Here goes!more
Adapted from cravingcomfort.blogspot.com
5 - 8
Family size Tea Bags. (or 12 regular Tea Bags)
( I prefer #1 Luzianne or #2 Liptons Brand Teas.)
Quart (4 Cups) - Boiling Water
Quarts (12 cups) - Cool Water
1½ - 2
(one & a half) - Cups Sugar.
teaspoon - Baking Soda (this IS the SECRET Ingredient!!)
Directions - 1. Sprinkle baking soda into a pitcher (I use a gallon-size Mason Jar but many people have voiced concerns about pouring boiling water into a glass container, so use whatever container you'd like) Add Tea bags to the pitcher/baking soda, Pour Boiling water over tea bags, Cover and allow to steep for 15 minutes. ~*~ 2. Remove and toss out Tea Bags, Add Sugar and Stir until completely dissolved. Add Cool Water. Refrigerate until cold and ready to drink. ~*~ 3. Serve over ice, Take a nice long sip. Swoon. Repeat. Ya'll Enjoy!!