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Copycat Arizona Iced Tea

Today’s Best Recipe is Copycat Arizona Iced Tea.

Arizona Iced Tea is a drink I’ve been drinking since the early 1990s.

This recipe is deliciously close to the Arizona Green Tea I love. 

Try comparing them side by side.

Ingredients:

8 cups water
1 Lipton Green Teabag
1/2 cup sugar (or 1/3) based on taste
2.75 Tablespoons lemon juice
1/4 tsp. ginseng extract (optional)
2 Tbsp. honey

glasses of arizona iced tea

How to Make Copycat Arizona Ice Tea.

Boil water.

Turn off the heat and place tea bags in a pan of water.

Allow steeping for about fifteen minutes.

Remove tea bags.

Turn heat on low, add sugar to tea, and stir until sugar is dissolved.

Add all other ingredients.

Pour into a pitcher filled with ice.

Gingseng Tips:

Find Ginseng extract in your local health store. 

Opt for American Ginseng because Chinese Ginseng is…ick!

Diet Arizona Iced Tea Copy Cat:

If you’d like to make your own diet version, substitute the sugar with a zero-calorie sweetener. Arizona Green Tea (Diet) label still uses honey as an ingredient, so we don’t recommend omitting the honey.

Today's Best Recipe is Copycat Arizona Iced Tea. This almost-Arizona Green Tea recipe is refreshing and easy to make.

Copycat Arizona Iced Tea

Yield: about 8 cups (2 Quarts)
Prep Time: 8 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 23 minutes

Today's Best Recipe is Copycat Arizona Iced Tea. This almost-Arizona Green Tea recipe is refreshing and easy to make.

Ingredients

  • 8 cups water
  • 1 Lipton Green Teabag
  • 1/2 cup sugar (or 1/3) based on taste
  • 2.75 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/4 tsp. ginseng extract (optional)
  • 2 Tbsp. honey

Instructions

  1. Boil water.
  2. Turn off the heat and place tea bags in a pan of water.
  3. Allow steeping for about fifteen minutes.
  4. Remove tea bags.
  5. Turn heat on low, add sugar to tea, and stir until sugar is dissolved.
  6. Add all other ingredients.
  7. Pour into a pitcher filled with ice.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 8 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 17Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 11mgCarbohydrates: 5gFiber: 0gSugar: 4gProtein: 0g

The Nutritional Information may not be accurate. This website provides approximate nutrition information for convenience and as a courtesy only. Nutrition data is gathered primarily from the USDA Food Composition Database, whenever available, or otherwise other online calculators.

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