Summertime Tea

I was looking though my cookbooks again and I came a crossed this summertime tea and thought I would give it a try. It turned out really yummy and refreshing! I didn’t put in the tequila because I’m pregnant but I’m sure it would be good with it too! :-)

14 cups water, divided
6 individual black tea bags
1 1/2 cups sugar
3/4 cup thawed frozen orange juice concentrate
3/4 cup thawed frozen lemonade concentrate
1 cup tequila, optional
Fresh mint leaves and lemon or lime slices, optional

1. In a large saucepan. bring 4 cups water to a boil. Remove from heat; add tea bags. Cover and steep for 3-5 minutes. Discard tea bags.
2. Stir in sugar, concentrates and remaining water. Add tequila if desired. Refrigerate until chilled. Garnish with mint and lemon.

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