Its summer and you always want to have something chilled to beat the heat. Hot tea lovers find it difficult to swallow the hot drink in this scorching heat. So, why not replace your hot tea with an ice tea. Include several ingredients such as lemon, rum, vodka or ice cream according to your taste. Take a look at the easy to make iced tea with ice cream recipe.
Iced tea with ice cream recipe:
2 tsp tea leaves or 4 tea bags
1 tsp lemon juice
1½ cup water
2 scoops vanilla ice cream
Directions to make iced tea with ice cream recipe:
1. Boil water in a pan. Add tea leaves, sugar and lemon juice to the boiling water. Wait till the colour of tea leaves (dark brown) is visible. If you are using tea bags, pour boiled water and sugar mix in a cup. Soak the tea bags till the water turns brown.
2. Leave for 3-4 minutes. After the colour of water changes to brown, take out the tea bags or strain the tea liqour in a bowl. Let it cool.
3. Now refrigerate for 1-2 hours. Pour it in a glass. Add crushed ice cubes to give it some texture. From the top, add 2 scoops of vanilla ice cream. Serve it chilled!
Have you tried iced tea with any other ice cream flavour? How does it taste?