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    • Snapple Iced Tea & Various Flavors

      Summer is on it's way & finding inexpensive drinks to cool your family can get expensive. Try our "Almost Snapple" tea recipe for a taste you'll recognize at a fraction of the cost.

      8 c. water
      3 Lipton tea bags
      3/4 cup granulated sugar
      1/3 cup plus 2 tablespoons lemon juice


      Boil water, adding tea & allow to seep for at least an hour.
      Add remaining ingredients.


      Drink Cold.


      For Diet Lemon:
      12 - packets sweet n' low or equal
      1/3 cup + 2 Tbsp lemon juice


      For Orange:
      3/4 c. sugar
      1/3 c. lemon juice
      1/8 tsp. Orange extract


      For Strawberry:
      3/4 cup sugar
      1/3 + 1 Tbsp lemon juice
      1 tbsp. strawberry extract


      For Cranberry:
      3/4 cup sugar
      1/3 cup + 2 Tbsp lemon juice
      2 Tbsp Ocean spray cranberry juice-cocktail concentrate.
      Comments 5 Comments
      1. CountryGrl21's Avatar
        I tried this with 2 different kinds of tea, Salada -which is what I had on hand and also lipton. It's funny, but it really does make a difference which brand of tea you use for the recipe.

        Kudos on a kick ass recipe that tastes fab.
      1. angelsvn24's Avatar
        we drink a lot of tea in our family, I am making some to go with our Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow for the younger ones who don't like it hot. Thanks for the recipe!
      1. angelsvn24's Avatar
        just had to say that I made this for thanksgiving and now as soon as it runs out I am asked to make more. I havent tried the flavors yet, but am going to experiment with peach tea when the tea bags go on sale.
      1. Xenaxahid's Avatar
        How long will this be good if I store in the fridge?
      1. Principality's Avatar
        Quote Originally Posted by Xenaxahid View Post
        How long will this be good if I store in the fridge?
        I wonder this too, I guess they don't expect it to last long enough to worry about storage.

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