- 2 bags green tea
- 4 thin slices fresh ginger (about 1 inch)
- 7 or 8 large fresh mint leaves, roughly torn
- 2 cups boiling water
- 2 cups crushed ice
Place tea bags, ginger, and mint leaves in teapot or 2-cup heatproof measuring cup. Add boiling water; steep 4 minutes. Remove tea bags, ginger and mint leaves; discard. Cool tea to room temperature.
Pour 1 cup crushed ice into each of two tall glasses. Divide tea between glasses.
Tip: Squeeze a lime wedge (about 1/8 of a lime) into each cooler before serving.
Yield: 2 servings.
Nutrition Facts Per Serving:
Calories: 3, Carbohydrates: 1 g, Protein: 1 g, Fat: 1 g, Saturated Fat: 1 g, Cholesterol: 0 mg, Sodium: 1 mg, Fiber: 1 g
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