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Iced Tea Recipes

Classic Southern iced tea? Check. Blended, iced tea lattes? Got 'em. Tea ice crea? Yup. These are all the recipes you need to savor cold tea in all its glory this summer. Enjoy!
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Best 10 Iced Tea Recipes
In this recipe collection, you'll find the Best 10 Iced Tea Recipes on About Coffee / Tea, plus similar recipes for iced tea lattes, iced tea cocktails and more.

Keeping Iced Tea Clear from Clouds
Did your homemade iced tea turn out 'cloudy' or unclear? Learn how to fix this batch and keep your future batches looking crystal clear with these easy troubleshooting tips.

Apple Iced Tea Recipes
In these iced tea recipes, fresh apples and apple juice add sweetness and flavor.

Berry Iced Tea Recipes
These iced tea recipes include summer and fall berries, like strawberries, blackberries, raspberries and cranberries, for a naturally sweet-tart flavor.

Caffeine-Free Iced Tea Recipes
These caffeine-free iced "tea" recipes are technically made with "tisanes" (herbal infusions), but they pack just as much flavor as the real thing. Try sipping them on hot summer evenings.

Citrus Iced Tea Recipes
Lemon may be the classic iced tea flavor, but you can also use other types of citrus in your iced tea. Try these citrus iced tea recipes for a twist on your usual lemon iced tea.

Fruit Iced Tea Recipes
Apples, bananas, coconut water, dates... Peaches, pomegranates, pineapple juice... Fruits are delicious (and, in the case of cucumber and avocado, surprising) ingredients for iced teas. These are my favorite fruit iced tea recipes on About Coffee/Tea.

Ginger Iced Tea Recipes
Fresh or dried ginger can add a zingy flavor to iced tea. This recipe collection includes iced ginger green tea, iced ginger black tea and an iced ginger "tea" (caffeine-free "tisane").

Iced Black Tea Recipes
Whether you like your iced tea "sweet" or "unsweet," this collection of iced black tea recipes will include something you'll love. Check out iced black teas with ingredients like rose water, watermelon, blackberries and more in this recipe collection.

Iced Chai Recipes
Masala chai (or "chai tea") is the most popular type of "tea latte" in the U.S. Iced chai lattes are a the most popular type of iced chai recipe, but this recipe also includes more obscure ways to enjoy icy masala chai, like chai ice cream, chai granitas and chai vodka on the rocks.

Iced Green Tea Recipes
Learn to make strawberry iced green tea, mint iced green tea, iced green tea punch, green tea martinis and more with this collection of iced green tea recipes.

Iced Matcha Recipes
Matcha green tea is incredibly easy to blend into iced lattes, tea smoothies and instant iced teas. This iced matcha recipe collection includes iced matcha lattes, tropical summer drinks and more.

Iced Oolong & White Tea Recipes
Although they are not as popular as iced black tea and iced green tea, iced white tea and iced oolong can make great additions to your repertoire of iced tea concoctions. Check out these recipes for Iced Citrus White Tea, Iced Honey Oolong Tea and more.

Jasmine Iced Tea Recipes
Jasmine green tea has a sweet, floral flavor that is great over ice with a little sweetener. These three iced tea recipes each use jasmine green tea in a unique way: a sparkling iced tea, a tea sangria and jasmine Arnold Palmer.

Lemon Iced Tea Recipes
Lemon juice, lemon wheels, lemon wedges... No matter how you opt to add it, lemon is a fantastic ingredient for iced tea. Check out these lemon iced tea recipes, including Strawberry-Lemon Iced Tea and Clove-Lemon Iced Chai.

Mint Iced Tea Recipes
Along with lemon iced tea, mint iced tea is one of the most popular types of naturally flavored iced teas out there. These recipes include fresh or dried mint for a refreshingly minty flavor.

Pineapple & Melon Iced Tea Recipes
Summer fruits like pineapple, watermelon, honeydew and cantaloupe can be delicious additions to iced tea. Learn to make iced tea with pineapple or melons using these easy recipes.

Sparkling Iced Tea Recipes
These diverse sparkling iced tea recipes get their fizz from ingredients like sparkling pink lemonade, sparkling wine and sparkling water.

Tea Latte Recipes
Learn to make iced tea lattes and blended, frozen tea lattes with this collection of green tea, black tea and chai latte recipes.

Sweet Iced Tea Recipes
This collection of iced tea recipes includes iced teas sweetened with sugar, molasses, fruit juice, pureed fruit and other natural sweeteners. It ranges from classic Southern "sweet tea" to innovative and unusual sweetened tea drinks.

Tea Sangrias
Learn to make sangrias with tea as an ingredient as well as alcohol-free iced tea mock-sangrias with this collection of tea sangria recipes.

Top 10 Green Tea Recipes
Explore top green tea recipes, including cold tea recipes like matcha smoothies, strawberry iced tea and green tea punch.

Unusual Iced Tea Recipes
Iced Strawberry-Basil Yerba Mate? Check. Iced Banana Chai Smoothie? Check. Iced Avocado Green Tea? Check. These are not your typical iced tea recipes.

Algabar's Marie Antoinette Iced Tea Recipe
Los Angeles-based tea company Algabar shares their recipe for The Marie Antoinette Iced Tisane, a caffeine-free iced tea recipe with a fruity, floral flavor.

American Tea Room's Apricot Iced Tea Recipe
Sparkling pink lemonade meets apricot black tea for a tantalizing variation on an Arnold Palmer (lemonade iced tea) recipe.

Apple Honey Iced Tea Recipe
Honey and apple juice give this iced tea recipe a smooth flavor.

Apple Tea Granita Recipe
This Apple Tea Granita recipe combines black tea with apple cider for a healthy frozen dessert or snack.

Art of Tea's Iced Citrus Black Tea Recipe
This modern take on classic, Southern-style, sweetened iced tea is made with an award-winning black tea , citrus juice and brown sugar.

Avocado Iced Green Tea Recipe
This innovative, spicy-sweet-tart iced green tea recipe from Steven Smith Teamaker features avocado, grapefruit, ginger and Serrano chili pepper.

Ayurvedic Iced Tea Recipe
This Ayurvedic iced tea recipe uses Tao of Tea's Pitta Dosha Ayurvedic tea blend for a naturally sweet, tangy flavor.

Berry Tea Recipe
This Berry Tea recipe includes black tea, green tea, cherries, cranberries and orange peel. It can be prepared as hot tea or iced tea.

Black Tea Vodka Recipe
You can make your own, customized unsweetened or sweet tea vodka at home with this easy recipe.

Blackberry Lemonade Iced Tea Recipe
Blackberries, fresh squeezed lemons, sugar and black tea make this Arnold Palmer (iced tea-lemonade blend) perfect for summer.

Boston Iced Tea Recipe
This iced tea recipe has a tart cranberry flavor.

Chamomile Infused Vodka Recipe
Soft, soothing, apple-sweet chamomile is enlivened with vodka in this easy-to-make "tea" spirit. Try this naturally flavored chamomile vodka straight, or mix it with citrus juice for a one-of-a-kind cocktail.

Cherry Cinnamon Kombucha Recipe
This recipe uses leftover kombucha to make a cherry cinnamon kombucha mocktail (non-alcoholic cocktail).

Chilled Yerba Mate-Green Tea
This antioxidant-rich, lightly sweetened recipe is a blend of bottled green tea and cold-brewed yerba mate. It's incredibly easy to make and is ideal for health-conscious people who are interested in getting into tea.

Clove Iced Chai Recipe
This masala chai variation is iced. Rather than the usual chai spices, it includes cloves, allspice, cinnamon and lemon.

Coconut Tropical Crimson Iced Tea Recipe
Coconut water and Tropical Crimson (a hibiscus-lemongrass herbal blend) are the keys ingredient in this refreshing, caffeine-free iced tea recipe from Rishi Tea.

Cold-Brewed Herbal Iced Tea Recipe
The Jasmine Pearl in Portland, OR, shared this recipe for cold-brewed herbal iced tea. They suggest using a tart-spicy blend called Red Hot Hibiscus for this caffeine-free iced tea recipe.

Cold-Brewed Yerba Mate
This easy recipe for cold-brewed yerba mate brews in the fridge overnight. It drunk straight, mixed with honey or made into a yerba mate smoothie in the morning.

Cranberry-Orange Iced Tea Recipe
Frozen cranberry juice concentrate gives this fruity iced tea a strong cranberry flavor.

Cucumber Mint Green Tea Recipe
This iced green tea recipe from Remedy Teas includes cooling mint and cucumber.

Ginger Iced Tea Recipe
This Ginger Iced Tea recipe calls for fresh ginger. Fresh ginger gives it a fuller flavor.

Green Apple Mint Tea Sparkler Recipe
This Green Apple Mint Tea Sparkler iced tea recipe is made with Stash Tea's Moroccan Mint green tea, apple juice and sparkling water.

Green Tea Lemonade Recipe
This iced green tea-lemonade recipe is a healthier alternative to an "Arnold Palmer" or plain lemonade.

Green Tea Sangria Recipe
This non-alcoholic tea "sangria" is made with iced green tea and fresh fruit. It won the About.com Monthly Tea Recipe Contest in August, 2010.

Green Tea Vodka Recipe
This green tea vodka recipe can be used to make sipping vodka, green tea liqueurs, green tea martinis and other green tea cocktails. It's incredibly easy to make -- simply infuse green tealeaves in vodka and add simple syrup to taste.

How to Make Cold Bubble Tea (Video)
In this About.com video, Gretchen Siegchrist explains how to make bubble tea, also known as "boba tea" or "tapioca pearl tea."

How to Make Kombucha
Kombucha is an effervescent drink made from fermented sweet tea. It is usually served chilled.

How to Make Sun Tea
Sun tea is a heat-free, summer-friendly way to brew tea. This illustrated guide includes step-by-step instructions for making sun tea.

Iced Breakfast Tea Latte Recipe
This Iced Breakfast Tea Latte recipe yields a drink that doubles as a "Breakfast Tea" and a liquid breakfast.

Iced Cantaloupe Black Tea Recipe
Robert Wemischner (the author of "Cooking With Tea") created this Iced Cantaloupe Black Tea recipe. It's a blended iced tea drink akin to a light, summery smoothie.

Iced Chai Latte Recipe
Making an blended or iced chai latte is quick and easy with this Iced Chai Latte recipe.

Iced Ginger Yerba Mate Recipe
Iced Ginger Yerba Mate is a simple combination of bittersweet cold-brewed yerba mate, piquant ginger syrup and tart lemon juice. Just brew the yerba mate overnight and assemble your drink with ease the next day.

Iced Lemon-Honey Yerba Mate
This iced lemon honey yerba mate drink is made with cold-brewed yerba mate, lemon juice and honey. The honey rounds out the bittersweet flavor of the yerba mate and the tartness of the honey. It's a great way to enjoy yerba mate on a hot day.

Iced Mint Green Tea Recipe
Fresh mint gives this iced green tea a bright, summery flavor.

Iced Mint Tea Recipe
This caffeine-free mint "tea" (herbal infusion) can be prepared as a hot tea or an iced tea.

Iced Orange-Pineapple Yerba Mate Recipe
Iced Orange-Pineapple Yerba Mate is an iced "tea" punch with a topical, bittersweet flavor. This recipe makes 16 cups, which can be used to serve a group or can be kept for up to two weeks.

Iced Tropical Ginger Matcha Latte Recipe
Miro Tea's Frozen Tropical Matcha Latte Recipe is an icy matcha green tea latte made with fresh ginger and pineapple juice.

ITO EN Green Tea Punch Recipe
This easy green tea punch recipes uses ITO EN bottled green tea, apple juice, oranges and spices to make a flavorful iced tea variation.

Lemon Almond Iced Tea Recipe
This Lemon Almond Iced Tea recipe is different from most lemon iced tea recipes -- it is sparkling and it has a richer flavor, thanks to lemon soda and almond extract.

Lemon-Ginger Green Tea
Learn how to use homemade lemon-ginger simple syrup to give your iced green tea a zingy flavor.

Lime Mint Iced Tea Recipe
This tart-sweet iced tea recipe is a bit like a mocktail version of a Mojito.

Masala Chai Vodka Recipe
This spicy, strong, masala chai vodka makes an exceptional base for creamy cocktails. It's also delicious on its own or with a bit of simple syrup.

Iced Tea Tips
These iced tea tips from Remedy Teas include infographics on how to brew iced and other tips for making great iced tea.

Matcha Ginger Iced Tea Recipe
This quick and easy Matcha Ginger Iced Tea recipe from Matcha Source combines the fresh, vegetal flavor of matcha green tea with grated ginger, lime juice and honey.

Milk Thandai Recipe
This cold, spiced milk drink is a bit like an herbal version of masala chai (a.k.a. "chai tea").

Mint Arnold Palmer Recipe
Find the flavor of summer with fresh mint leaves, iced black tea and fresh-squeezed lemon juice in this Mint Arnold Palmer recipe.

Miss Millie’s Southern-Sweet Mint Iced Tea Recipe
Miss Millie’s Southern-Sweet Mint Iced Tea is a classic Southern sweet tea recipe, complete with mint and plenty of sugar.

Nelson's Gold Iced Tea Recipe
Nelson's Gold Iced Tea is a strawberry iced tea made with fresh strawberries, vanilla extract, lemon and a strawberry-flavored black tea from Silver Tips Tea in upstate New York.

Oolong Iced Tea Recipe
Use honey to complement the natural sweetness of oolong tea in this iced tea recipe.

Oolong Tea Vodka Recipe
Oolong tea lends a complex and sophisticated flavor profile to vodka in the oolong tea vodka recipe. Serve this oolong tea-infused vodka straight, mix it with simple syrup for a tea liqueur, or use it as a base for more complex tea cocktails.

Peach Iced Tea Recipe
Tea doesn't get much more Southern than this Peach Iced Tea recipe!

Raspberry Honey Iced Tea Recipe
This refreshing iced tea is great for summer.

Rooibos / Honeybush Infused Vodka Recipe
Sweet, woody rooibos blends beautifully with spices, citrus, berries, chocolate and cream. Likewise, this rooibos-infused vodka recipe make a great base for a range of cocktails!

Rose Iced Tea Recipe
Rosebuds, rose water, Nilgiri black tea and honey give Rose Iced Tea a sophisticated and subtly sweet flavor.

Samovar's Jasmine Iced Tea Lemonade Recipe
Samovar Tea Lounge's delicious variation on an Arnold Palmer recipe, Jasmine Lemonade, is a blend of their Jasmine Pearl green tea and lemonade.

Southern Sweet Iced Tea Recipe
When I was growing up in North Carolina, "sweet tea" was a staple. This recipe for Southern Sweet Iced Tea is a healthier, more sophisticated variation on the classic Southern iced tea I grew up drinking. It uses loose-leaf tea and a relatively low amount of sugar.

Sparkling Jasmine Iced Tea Recipe
This Sparkling Jasmine Iced Tea recipe is an unusual variation on regular iced teas and jasmine teas.

Spiced Maple Iced Tea Recipe
Green tea, maple, anise and lemon comprise this unconventional iced tea drink.

Strawberry Basil Yerba Mate
Strawberry Basil Yerba Mate is a blend of refreshing agua fresca with bittersweet flavored yerba mate tea. Its inspiration came from summer salads with bittersweet baby greens and sliced strawberries.

Strawberry Iced Green Tea
Homemade strawberry simple syrup gives this healthy iced green tea recipe a refreshing, summery flavor.

Strawberry Sencha Fresca
Strawberry Sencha Fresca is a blend of refreshing agua fresca with antioxidant-rich Japanese sencha green tea. It's a healthy and flavorful drink that's perfect for warm weather.

Strawberry White Tea Granita Recipe
This Strawberry White Tea Granita recipe is refreshing, summery and high in antioxidants.

Sweet Texas Dreams Iced Tea Recipe
This recipe for Zhi Tea's Sweet Texas Dreams Iced Tea yields a naturally sweet, caffeine free iced tea.

Thai Iced Tea Recipe
Learn to make Thai iced tea from scratch with this easy recipe, which features loose-leaf tea and whole spices.

The Urban Tea Loft's Lavender Basil Lemonade Recipe
This caffeine-free recipe combines lavender tea, fresh basil and lemonade into a sophisticated variation on an "Arnold Palmer" or "half and half" iced tea.

Tomato Lapsang Souchong
This savory tea drink makes a rich and flavorful alternative to a Bloody Mary. Pair with heavy weekend brunches or enjoy as a liquid afternoon snack.

Watermelon Iced Tea
A summertime favorite, Watermelon Iced Tea combines Southern sweet tea and watermelon agua fresca into one delicious drink.

White Citrus Iced Tea Recipe
This White Citrus Iced Tea recipe is a healthy, antioxidant-rich variation on iced black tea with lemon. It has a mild flavor and is easy to make.

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