Southern Style Strawberry Sweet Tea for Memorial Day

Southern Style Strawberry Sweet Tea

Author Amber


For the Strawberry Simple Syrup

For the Tea:

  • 3 Luzianne family size tea bags
  • 3 cups water
  • Strawberry Simple Syrup


For the Strawberry Simple Syrup:

  • Add strawberries, sugar, and water to a saucepan and bring to a boil. Lower heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes. Let cool slightly then pour the syrup through a fine mesh sieve into a gallon pitcher. Discard the cooked fruit.

For the Tea:

  • Bring water to a boil, remove from heat, drop in tea bags, and steep for 10-15 minutes.
  • Pour tea into the pitcher w/ the syrup and stir.
  • Fill the rest of the pitcher w/ cold water.
  • Chill completely then serve over ice &/or freshly frozen strawberries.
  • Enjoy!