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Summertime Fruit Tea Recipe

Pineapple-orange juice gives ordinary iced tea a refreshing citrus flavor. It never lasts long, so I keep plenty of these ingredients on hand. —Rosalee Dixon, Sardis, Mississippi
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min. YIELD:14 servings

Ingredients

  • 12 cups water, divided
  • 1-1/2 cups sugar
  • 9 individual tea bags
  • 1 can (12 ounces) frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed
  • 1 can (12 ounces) frozen pineapple-orange juice concentrate, thawed

Directions

  • 1. In a Dutch oven, bring 4 cups water to a boil. Stir in sugar until dissolved. Remove from the heat; add tea bags. Steep for 5-8 minutes. Discard tea bags. Stir in juice concentrates and remaining water. Serve over ice. Yield: 3-1/2 quarts.

Nutritional Facts

1 cup equals 173 calories, trace fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 15 mg sodium, 44 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, trace protein.