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DIY Southern Sweet Tea!

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There is nothing better than a tall glass of Sweet Tea on a Hot Summer Day! After the guys come in from working hard, they love to sit down and have a nice glass of icy cold sweet tea. Here is a favorite base recipe for

Southern Sweet Tea:

~Place 4 Lipton Family Size Tea Bags in a large pitcher. Pour 4 Cups of boiling hot water over-top of the tea bags.

~Stir in 2 Cups of Sugar. Stir until dissolved. Let sit for 30 minutes.

~Add 12 Cups of Cold Water to make a full gallon of sweet tea. Stir again. Chill in refrigerator.

~Serve over a tall glass of ice. Enjoy!

**Honey, fresh lemon wedges or dehydrated orange rings make nice additions too. Happy Homemaking!