Sun Tea Recipe: Drink Responsibly. Drink Fair Trade.

Sun Tea Recipe: Drink Responsibly. Drink Fair Trade.
July 1, 2013 Sarah Culler

Sun Tea Recipe:

Step 1: Pick your favorite fair trade tea.

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Step 2:  You’ll need 8 tea bags per gallon of water

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Step 3: Unwrap the tea bags and tie their strings together.

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Step 4: Put tea bags in a clear, gallon sized jug filled with water – outside in the sun of course!  They’ll need to brew for at least an hour.

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Step 5: In the mean time, cut a handful of fresh herbs (we’ll need these later).  We used lemon thyme from my garden.

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Step 6: After an hour or more, depending on how strong you like your tea, the water will have changed color and your tea is ready!

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Step 7: “Serrv” your homemade sun tea from an ice-filled fair trade pitcher (this beautiful recycled glass pitcher is perfect – from Serrv).


Step 8: Pour into this beautiful chai tea glass set from Nkuku and garnish each glass with those herbs we picked earlier!  There’s plenty of tea for everyone!

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Step 9: Time to enjoy!  Drink responsibly. Drink Fair Trade!

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