how to brew sweet tea

how to brew sweet tea

How to Brew Sweet Tea

Making sweet tea might sound difficult, but following these easy steps will help ensure a delicious glass of tea.


  • 8 cups of Water
  • 2 Family sized Tea Bags
  • 1 Cup of Sugar


  • Bring 8 cups of water to a rolling boil
  • Turn off the heat and add in the 2 family-sized tea bags
  • Steep tea for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally to help dissolve the sugar
  • Remove the tea bags and stir in 1 cup of sugar until completely dissolved
  • optional: add in desired amount of lemon juice to taste
  • Let the tea sit for approximately 20-30 minutes in order to chill
  • Enjoy your sweet tea by itself or over ice!

Sweet tea is a staple in many cultures, and it can be made in a matter of minutes. Following the steps outlined above, you can make a sweet, flavorful tea that everyone can enjoy.


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