Citrus Iced Tea

Citrus Iced Tea

Brewed tea is sweetened with sugar and blended with citrus juices for a refreshing beverage.

15 min. prep time
6 servings
111 Rating


4 tea bags
2 cups boiling water
1/4 cup sugar
4 cups cold water
1/4 cup grapefruit juice
1/4 cup lemon juice
1/4 cup orange juice
Orange slices, if desired
Sugar, if desired


Place tea bags in teapot or medium bowl. Pour in boiling water. Let stand 8 to 10 minutes. Remove tea bags. Add 1/4 cup sugar; stir until dissolved.

Stir together all remaining ingredients except orange slices and additional sugar in 2-quart pitcher. Stir in tea. Serve over ice. Garnish each serving with orange slices. Sweeten with additional sugar, if desired.

Recipe Tip

If desired, omit 1/4 cup grapefruit juice; increase orange juice to 1/2 cup.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 16

Fat: 0g

Cholesterol: 0mg

Sodium: 1mg

Carbohydrates: 4g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 0g

Recipe #5203B©1995Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

I tried this several times, and somehow it just never turns out the way I hoping for. I'll be looking for something else to quench my thirst.

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