Enjoying the Simple Pleasures of Life, While Living in a Complicated World

Best Summer Beverage Recipe~Summer Passion Tea!

This herbal tea is ruby-red, flavorful and best of all…will quench a summer thirst in style!

Summer Passion Tea with Lemon Simple Syrup
Makes 1/2 gallon

4 Tazo Passion Tea Bags
60 ounces of boiling water
Sprigs of fresh mint

In a 1/2 gallon glass, heat-resistant pitcher:
4 Tazo Passion tea bags
Add boiling water

Steep teabags for 20 minutes, remove the bags from the water. Allow tea to cool to room temperature. Add Lemon Simple Syrup and refrigerate until cold. Serve with a sprig of mint!

Lemon Simple Syrup
1 cup water
1 cup sugar
Zest of one lemon

In a small sauce pan combine water and sugar. Over low heat, stir mixture until the sugar dissolves and mixture is clear. Remove from heat and add lemon zest. Allow the syrup to cool and reach room temperature; strain mixture to remove lemon zest. Add to Summer Passion Tea and enjoy~


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