Southern Sweet Tea


  • 2 cups water
  • 4 family-size Lipton tea bags
  • 2 cups sugar, scant
  • 1/2 gal. water
  • ice
  • 1/4 cup frozen lemonade concentrate


Bring 2 cups water to a boil. Turn off heat and add tea bags. Brew 10 minutes. While tea is brewing, mix sugar with 1/2 gallon water. Dissolve sugar and add ice; pour brew over ice and sugar water. Add water to make 1 gallon. Add lemonade concentrate to your preference. Serves 8 people, 16 oz. each.