The BEST Arnold Palmer Iced Tea Recipe


– 3-4 black tea bags, – 4 c. water, divided – Lemonade portion: – 3/4 c. lemon juice – 1/2 c. sugar – 3 1/4 c. cold water

INGREDIENTS needed to make an Arnold Palmer

Step 1: Steep Tea

In a microwave safe glass measuring cup or bowl, add 2 c. of water with 3-4 black tea bags.

Step 2: Let tea cool

Microwave for 2 minutes. Remove from microwave and let tea steep for about 5-10 minutes.

Step 3: Add Water to Tea Concentrate

Remove tea bags, pour tea concentrate into a pitcher and add 2 more cups of cold water. Stir.

Step 4: Make lemonade

In a separate container, like a large glass measuring cup, combine lemon juice, sugar and 3 1/4 c. cold water. Stir to dilute sugar.

Step 5: Chill and Serve

Pour into pitcher with ice tea mixture and stir to combine. Chill. When ready to serve, pour into glasses over ice. Add bourbon or sweet tea vodka for a spiked option.

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