Peach tea mix is very simple to prepare ahead of time. It’s quite sweet, which is how most of us southerner’s prefer it!
1 c. instant ice tea mix (unsweetened or sweetened)
1 sm box peach-flavored gelatin (3 ounce size)
2 c. sugar
Measure into ziploc bag and shake well to blend. To use add 1 Tablespoon per Cup of Ice water. You’ll need to dissolve the mix in about 1/4 cup of hot water, stirring until dissolved, then add ice to glass and fill with cold water. Stirring well.
To enjoy a cup of hot peach tea, add 1 tablespoon of mix to a mug of hot water.
Recipe yields 3 1/2 cups of tea mix and costs approximately 28 cents per serving.
If you’d prefer to make Homemade Peach Tea using Fresh Peaches, here’s another recipe you may enjoy:
12 plain tea bags (regular size)
1 c. sugar
1/4 tsp baking soda
1 Can of Peach Nectar (11.5 oz size)
1 Fresh Lemon
4 Fresh Peaches
Place the teabags in the coffeepot filter holder and run a pot of water (about 6 cups) through the coffeepot over the teabags. Add the sugar, stirring until dissolved. Add the baking soda and nectar, stirring to mix well. Transfer the tea to a pitcher, add ice cubes and top with Ice cold water. Squeeze the juice of 1 fresh lemon over the top, stir gently. Just prior to serving add slices of fresh peaches to each glass.
This makes 1 gallon
** The Peach nectar can be found in the juice aisle.
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