Perfect Peach Iced Tea
1 tall iced tea
- 1/4 cup fresh mint leaves
- 4 packets Born Sweet Zing™ Organic Stevia Sweetener - Zero Calories
- 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
- 3 cups cold water
- 4 tea bags
- 1 1/2 cups peach nectar
- peach wedge or mint sprig, for garnish
Using the back of a spoon in a small bowl or a mortar and pestle, crush mint leaves with Born Sweet Zing™ Organic Stevia Sweetener and lemon juice; set aside.
In a 1 1/2 quart pot or tea kettle, over high heat, bring cold water to a boil. Pour over tea bags and mint mixture in heat-proof pitcher or container; stir briefly. Allow to steep 4 to 5 minutes or until desired strength.
Strain tea into another container and add peach nectar; cool.
Pour into ice-filled glasses. Garnish with peach wedge and mint sprig, if desired.
Looking for a refreshing and lower calorie twist to a sweet Southern beverage? Splash a little Born Sweet ZingTM Organic Stevia Sweetener into your next tall glass of iced tea for fewer calories and carbohydrates.