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    Lemon Ginger Iced Green Tea

    Ingredients

    • 2 cups water
    • 1 cup (or to taste) low-calorie sweetener
    • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons grated lemon peel
    • 4 teaspoons fresh lemon juice
    • 6 green tea bags

    Instructions

    Step 1
    Add water, low-calorie sweetener, ground ginger, and lemon peel to medium saucepan and bring to boil over medium heat. Reduce heat to where it sustains a gentle boil and cook for about 7-8 minutes. Remove from heat and add the green tea bags. Steep this tea mixture for 10 minutes, stirring or dunking the bags often.
    Step 2
    Remove tea bags and stir lemon juice into the tea liquid. Cover and refrigerator for up to 1 to 2 weeks.
    Step 3
    To make a cup of iced tea, pour 1/4 cup of the concentrated tea mixture into a tall glass and stir in 3/4 cup of sparkling or seltzer water or club soda. Add ice cubes and enjoy!

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