How Do You Make Sweet Iced Tea?
No one can make sweet tea like my Grandma, but here’s how you can give it a damn good try … First things first. Grandma never made anything without love. So put it in there. Make sure you’ve got your heart filled with love … love for your family and friends … love for yourself … love for your country (you’re free damn it) … and love for your iced tea. Do not make fun of this step. Grandma is watching. Take five regular size tea bags. (Typical five bags for a gallon size jug.) Remove ALL of the paper wrappings from the bag. This includes the paper and the staple at the end of the string. Place the bags into the small pot and fill the pot with water. Bring the water, with the bags inside, to a boil. While the pot is heating up, put approximately two cups of sugar into the empty jug. DO NOT fill the jug with water yet. Avoid the temptation to cut corners. Grandma is watching you! Pour the boiling contents of the pot into the jug. (Be careful not to let the tea bags fall into the