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Ingredients & Brewing Instructions
Nilgiri black tea is being brewed to make Watermelon Iced Tea.

A good quality tea is the basis for a good quality iced tea. Try a quality Ceylon or Nilgiri black tea as the base for Watermelon Iced Tea.

Marko Goodwin
To make Watermelon Iced Tea, you will need:
  • 6 teaspoons black tea leaves, preferably Nilgiri or Ceylon
  • 3 cups boiling water
  • 3 cups ice
  • 1/6 or 1/4 watermelon, cut into cubes
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 sprig of mint, plus a few extra for garnish (optional)
To start making Watermelon Iced Tea, brew your tea. Here's how:
  1. Combine the tea leaves and boiling water in a teapot.
  2. Let steep for three to five minutes.
  3. Strain the tealeaves.
  4. Set the tea aside in the fridge or freezer until step three.

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