Iced Lavender Green Tea
Photo: Thomas J. Story; Styling: Randy Mon
Yields Serves 4 Prep Time 10 mins Cool Time 1 hr 15 mins Total Time 1 hr 25 mins
Use fresh garden lavender, if you have it, for a lightly floral, super refreshing iced tea.

How to Make It

Step 1
1

Heat 1 qt. water in a medium saucepan until it just begins to simmer. Remove from heat and add tea and lavender.

Step 2
2

Steep for 5 minutes. Strain into a heatproof pitcher or bowl. Let cool.

Step 3
3

Pour into ice-filled glasses and garnish with lavender sprigs if you like.

Step 4
4

Note: Nutritional analysis is per cup.

Ingredients

 4 green-tea bags
 1 1/2 teaspoons fresh lavender blossoms or 3/4 tsp. dried lavender
  Lavender sprigs (optional)

Directions

Step 1
1

Heat 1 qt. water in a medium saucepan until it just begins to simmer. Remove from heat and add tea and lavender.

Step 2
2

Steep for 5 minutes. Strain into a heatproof pitcher or bowl. Let cool.

Step 3
3

Pour into ice-filled glasses and garnish with lavender sprigs if you like.

Step 4
4

Note: Nutritional analysis is per cup.

Iced Lavender Green Tea