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Recipe: Watermelon sweet tea

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Watermelon Sweet Tea

Ingredients (Makes 1 half gallon)

2 Southern Breeze Sweet Tea bags

4 cups boiling water

3 cups watermelon juice

1 cup cold water

15 mint leaves

2 tbsp lime juice

Diced watermelon for garnish

Directions

Pour boiling water into a half-gallon pitcher over tea bags and mint leaves. Steep for 10 mins and discard only the tea bags. Chill in refrigerator. Discard mint leaves after cooling. Make 3 cups of watermelon juice using fresh watermelon fruit. Mix tea, watermelon juice and lime juice. Serve over ice in your favorite glass or Mason jar. Garnish with fresh diced watermelon.

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