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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 16
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 48.4
  • Total Fat: 0.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 4.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 12.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.0 g
  • Protein: 0.0 g

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Sweet Tea

Submitted by: TRULYLOVEYOU

Introduction

Sweet tea is an ever-present drink that (even though it has sugar in it) is better than pop or other premade drinks. Sweet tea is an ever-present drink that (even though it has sugar in it) is better than pop or other premade drinks.
Number of Servings: 16

Ingredients

    9 Lipton Tea bags, Gallon of water, Cup of sugar

Directions

Take tabs off of 9 tea bags and tie the strings together. Bring 1 qt of water to boil. Remove from heat and add tea bags. Steep for five minutes. Remove tea bags (do not squeeze bags). Place brewed mix and 1 cup sugar in gallon container. Fill with water, mix well and refrigerate.

Number of Servings: 16

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user TRULYLOVEYOU.





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  • Good
    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
    Try using Splenda instead of sugar, just as sweet and NO calories!! - 8/10/08

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  • Incredible!
    2 of 3 people found this review helpful
    50 calories a pop ain't bad. This reminds me of a great movie quote: "One day our kids are gonna be eatin' cornbread that's sweet, and drinkin' iced tea that ain't, and they'll think it's right. That's not a world I want to live in."
    Thanks for sharing! :) - 7/27/08

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  • Incredible!
    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
    This is a great tasting and satisfying drink. I drink it all the time. - 8/6/08

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  • real southern sweet tea! yum
    - 7/10/11

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  • goood - 5/24/11

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  • Just like it should be! - 1/28/11

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  • Yum-o! I lovelovelove sweet tea, and this one is no exception! Although I only had 7 teabags and Splenda on hand, it still made for a delightful drink :) - 11/24/09

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  • I use evaporated sugar cane crystals which is better for your body to digest. Same great taste but healthier. - 7/29/09

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  • 0 of 1 people found this review helpful
    made this is really good tea, my husband loved it. I only drink non sweatin tea, so i just keep two containers one for family and other tea for me. I think I am missing something in my tea - 7/29/08

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