Cherry Limeade Sweet Tea

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. + cooling


14 servings (about 2-1/2 quarts)

Updated: Oct. 19, 2023
Sweet tea and cherry limeade are two of my favorite summer libations, so I decided to combine them—the results are wonderful. —Renee Page, Rochelle, Illinois
Cherry Limeade Sweet Tea Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 8 cups water
  • 6 tea bags
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 can (12 ounces) frozen limeade concentrate, thawed
  • 1 cup chilled cherry juice blend
  • Ice cubes
  • Lime wedges and pitted dark sweet cherries


  1. In a Dutch oven, bring water to a boil; remove from heat. Add tea bags; steep, covered, 10 minutes. Discard tea bags. Stir in sugar until dissolved; cool slightly. Transfer to a pitcher; cool completely.
  2. Add limeade concentrate and cherry juice to tea. Serve over ice with lime wedges and cherries.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 71 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 6mg sodium, 18g carbohydrate (16g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.