Perfect Peach Iced Tea

Perfect Peach Iced Tea

Treat yourself to a refreshing glass of perfection. Nothing quenches your thirst after a brisk walk, run or a particularly long shopping spree like a glass of this skinny Southern tea.

YIELDS

1 tall iced tea

INGREDIENTS

  • 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

INSTRUCTIONS

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.

To Serve:
Pour into ice-filled glasses. Garnish with peach wedge and mint sprig, if desired.
 

CHEF'S TIP

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.