Sweet Lemon Iced Tea Recipe

Lemon Iced Tea

A sweet lemon iced tea recipe with a fresh burst of citrus for serving on hot summer days.

The ideal healthier alternative to store-bought sodas or an alcohol-free party drink for the adults.

Our lemon iced tea is simple to create and refreshingly delicious with a balance of sweet and sour!

Learn how to make this homemade lemon iced tea by following these steps.


  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tsp black tea leaf
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1/2 lemon, thinly sliced
  • ice cubes, to serve


  1. Pour the water into a small saucepan and place on a high heat. 
  2. Bring the water to a boil then remove from the heat.
  3. Into the saucepan of water add the black tea leaves and sugar, stir to combine.
  4. Allow the tea to infuse for 5 minutes then strain into a glass.
  5. Pour the lemon juice into the glass and stir, adjust to your preferred acidity.
  6. Serve the lemon iced tea with extra slices of lemon and ice cubes.


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