Citrus Tea Cooler

Perfect for springtime parties, wedding and bridal showers. 

Citrus Tea Cooler


Quantity Ingredients
1 tbsp loose green tea (or 3 green tea teabags)
1-1/2 cups boiling water
3/4 to 1 cup granulated sugar
2 cups ice cubes
1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
1/2 cup fresh orange juice
1 bottle (28 oz.) lemon-lime carbonated beverage, chilled


1. Place loose tea or teabags in bowl. Pour boiling water over tea. Let stand 5 minutes. Remove leaves. Add sugar and stir until all is dissolved. 2. Place ice cubes in large serving pitcher. Pour hot tea, lemon and orange juice over ice. Stir briskly several seconds until mixture is cold. 3. Stir in chilled lemon-lime carbonated beverage. Pour into glasses and serve at once. 

Source: Tea Council of Canada website at