the perfect pitcher

June 21, 2011

Happy Summer!!!!!

Although it feels like Summer has been here for weeks, today begins the Summer Solstice. Enjoy a “the perfect pitcher” without fussing with the stove!

the perfect pitcher {serves 8}

1/4 cup loose leaf tea {our favs… berries!, tropical green, mint to be, georgia peaches}

8 cups cold water

1-3 hours refrigerate

Sweeten to taste with simple syrup {1c sugar/1c boiling water}

Cheers!

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4 Responses to “the perfect pitcher”


  1. […] Brew a strong pitcher of tea {1/2 cup of berries! tea . 8 cups of cold water.} When ready, pour a 6oz of brewed tea in a glass, add ice, 1oz vodka {don’t worry, you can refill your glass as often as you like. we won’t tell}, and a squeeze of half a lemon. Stir. Drink. Repeat. […]


  2. […] 2 cups green tea, brewed and chilled {sencha or wild blueberry is a must!} […]


  3. […] 2 quarts brewed cranberry harvest tea {directions on brewing a perfect pitcher can be found here} […]


  4. […] what? ADD TEA TO IT!!! With the warmer temperatures here to stay (we hope), there should always be iced tea on hand. So, no matter your favorite flavor, there’s a smooth’tea’ you can enjoy. […]


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