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Brewed Sun Tea

  • yield: Makes 1 gallon




  • 1 ounce tea, bagged or loose
  • 1 gallon water
  • 1 sunny day
  • Fresh mint sprigs or citrus slices, for garnish


  1. Step 1

    Place the tea in a lidded jar that will hold at least one gallon. Fill the jar with a gallon of water, and tighten the lid.

  2. Step 2

    Place the jar in a sunny spot outdoors, and allow the tea to brew for 4 hours.

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Reviews (1)

  • krisx2 3 Aug, 2008

    I grew up on sun tea and it's nice to see instructions on how to make this. I love to add fresh lemons and mint to mine.