Recipe By PATTY H.
Published Sep 19th
Prep 10m Cook - Additional - Ready In 10m
Servings 8 servings Calories 145.3

On a hot day in Texas, nothing is more refreshing than this sweet, fruity, non-alcoholic summer iced tea.

Recipe Ingredients

  • 1 cup white sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup hot water
  • 6 cups brewed black tea, cold
  • 2 cups orange juice
  • ½ cup lemon juice
  • 1 orange, sliced into rounds
  • 1 lemon, sliced into rounds
  • 1 lime, sliced into rounds

Cooking Directions

  1. 1 In a large pitcher, combine sugar, salt and hot water. Stir until completely dissolved. Sir in the tea, orange juice and lemon juice. Serve in tall glasses with ice and slices of citrus fruit.

Nutrition Facts

  • Calories 145.3
  • Carbohydrate 38.1 g
  • Fat 0.2 g
  • Fiber 1.6 g
  • Protein 0.9 g
  • Sodium 79.3 mg
  • Sugar 32.7 g


  1. I'm enjoying this tea! It's a little on the sweet side so I would cut the sugar back next time. Great for the hot Texas summer!
  2. I didn't find this too heavy. But possibly at the hottest part of the just might be. I think this is a perfect breakfast drink. Something to have with some hot fresh muffins....oh wait..?? that's what I did. LOL For a breakfast drink it had all the right stuff. The sweetness wasn't bad(I used - Read more ...
  3. I love this recipe and have used it over and over for large summer parties. A couple of things. This tea is only as good as the ingredients you put in it. You must use good quality (not from concentrate) orange juice and real lemon juice you cannot omit the salt and make sure the - Read more ...
  4. Really good. Like the previous reviewer I used Splenda instead of sugar. Nice flavor. Thanks!
  5. Excellent. It was fun to make it and tasted very good. Thanks for a great recipe.
  6. I love this recipe. I would add just a bit more sugar.
  7. Mmm. Pretty good. Reminds me (only a little) of Arizona Iced Tea.
  8. Tastes like punch. It's o.k. but I wouldn't make it again.
  9. I thought this was a terrific way to prepare iced tea. Loved the taste and I would definitely make it again. Having said that I should admit I'm not a tea drinker (still I could taste the tea among all the other flavors).

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