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Sun Tea

How to make sun tea
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time6 hrs
Total Time6 hrs 5 mins
Course: Drinks
Servings: 1 gal


  • 1 gal water
  • 10-12 piece tea bags
  • 1 cup sugar


  • Fill 1 gal glass jar with a lid with filitered water
    Add 10-12 tea bags to the water and seal jar
    Set jar in the sun for 4-6 hours
    Pour tea into a new pitcher squeeze out tea bags and remove them
    Add 1 cup of sugar (or 1 and 1/3 if you like it sweeter) to pitcher and stir until sugar is dissolved
    Refrigerate and then serve over ice