Perfect Sweet Tea
Perfect Sweet Tea. (makes 1 gallon)
(Adapted from the Lone Star Steak House)
5 – 8 Family size Tea Bags. (or 12 regular Tea Bags) 1 Quart (4 Cups) – Boiling Water
3 Quarts (12 cups) – Cool Water
1 1/2 – 2 (one & a half) – Cups Sugar.
1/4 teaspoon – Baking Soda (this IS the SECRET Ingredient!!)
1. Sprinkle baking soda into a pitcher
Add Tea bags to the pitcher/baking soda,
Pour Boiling water over tea bags,
Cover and steep for 15 minutes.
2. Remove Tea Bags,
Add Sugar and Stir till dissolved.
Add Cool Water.
Refrigerate until cold and ready to drink.
Nothing tastes better than a glass of perfect sweet tea on a hot summer day!