Smooth Sweet Tea

Smooth Sweet Tea

Drinks Tea Iced

Southern sweet tea, perfect for hot summer days!

Servings per recipe: 8
Calories per serving: 73
Preparation time: 5m
Total cooking time: 3h 20m


  • 1 pinch baking soda
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 6 tea bags
  • 3/4 cup white sugar
  • 6 cups cool water


  • 1   Sprinkle a pinch of baking soda into a 64-ounce, heat-proof, glass pitcher. Pour in boiling water, and add tea bags. Cover, and allow to steep for 15 minutes.
  • 2   Remove tea bags, and discard; stir in sugar until dissolved. Pour in cool water, then refrigerate until cold.

Nutrion facts:

Total Fat 0g  
    Saturated Fat 0.0g  
Cholesterol 0mg  
Sodium 41mg 2%
Potassium 21mg  
Total Carbohydrates 18.7g 6%
Dietary Fiber 0g  
Protein 0g  
Sugars 19g  
Vitamin A 0IU  
Vitamin C 0mg  
Calcium 7mg  
Iron 0mg  
Thiamin 0mg  
Niacin 0mg  
Vitamin B6 0mg  
Magnesium 2mg  
Folate 0mcg