The Iced Tea Recipes You Never Knew You Needed

Thanks to Beyoncé, lemonade really had its moment in the sun last year. But, we can’t let summer’s other classic beverage – iced tea – miss out on its time in the spotlight! We’ve scoured the internet for some of the most tantalizing twists on this tasty drink and thought that – with National Iced Tea day approaching – now would be the perfect time to share them. Enjoy!

Dashes

Matcha Mint Iced Tea

We’re old fans of matcha, the antioxidant-packed powder that’s made its way into smoothies, lattes, and more. You can imagine our delight when we stumbled upon this minty iced tea concoction from Love & Lemons! The ingredient list might be small, but the flavor is big.

What You’ll Need:

  • 2 cups water
  • 2 tsps cooking grade matcha
  • 2 cups crushed ice
  • 1 lime, sliced
  • a handful of mint
  • optional: honey or cane sugar

Yield: 2 servings

Matcha_Tea

Find the complete recipe here.

Dashes

Mango Raspberry Iced Tea

Healthy? Delicious? Easy to make? Sign us up! We’re obsessed with this Mango-Raspberry twist on iced tea from Dinner at the ZooIt doesn’t take long to make, so feel free to whip up a batch whenever you feel inspired (or thirsty)!

What You’ll Need:

  • 6 cups of water
  • 6 black tea bags
  • 2 cups of mango nectar or juice
  • 1 ½ cups of fresh mango slices
  • 2 cups raspberries
  • optional: mint sprigs
  • optional: honey, to taste

Yield: 6 servings

Mango_Raspberry_Iced_Tea

Find the complete recipe here.

Dashes

Vegan Thai Iced Tea

Though richer than our previous two options, this Thai iced tea from The Minimalist Baker is just as refreshing! If you’re looking for a creamier tea, this is the one for you.

What You’ll Need:

  • 4 cups filtered water
  • 2 Tbsp loose-leaf black tea
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup (or agave nectar)
  • 1/4 cup packed organic brown sugar or coconut sugar
  • 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
  • 1 14-ounce can light coconut milk (vanilla almond milk or rice milk will work too)

Yield: 4 servings

Thai Iced Tea

Find the complete recipe here.

Dashes

CJ_RelatedArticlesStrip

CJ_Green Tea Smoothies

CJ_Fruit Infused Water

0

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Popular Articles
5 Goals to Make at Your Internship

5 Goals to Make at Your Internship
06.22.17

Internship season is officially here. Whether you're getting your hands-on experience at a bustling start-up or diving right in at a major corporation, you can bet Read More…
9 Mindless Games to Play for Stress Relief

9 Mindless Games to Play for Stress Relief
10.19.18

After a long day of classes, projects and exams, do you ever find that it's hard to unwind from all that mental clutter you've just accumulated? Read More…
What are You Adding to Your Drink Order?

What are You Adding to Your Drink Order?
06.20.18

While we can never knock the gratification of a delicious slice of pizza, we have to celebrate the fact that more and more people are jumping into Read More…
8 Self-Care Apps That Are Worth the Download

8 Self-Care Apps That Are Worth the Download
03.16.18

We're not ragging on college life or anything (honestly, we think it's the best), but it's way too easy getting caught up in all the excitement and Read More…
Twitter
The College Juice © 2019