Watermelon and Basil Iced Tea
Hands-On Time 5 minutes Total Time 25 minutes
8 cups boiling water
8 tea bags
1/8 medium-size watermelon, cut into small triangles
1 small bunch fresh basil sprigs
sugar, to taste (if desired)
Pour 8 cups of boiling water into a heat-resistant pitcher. Add 8 tea bags and let steep for 10 minutes.
Remove and discard the bags and allow the tea to cool to room temperature. Refrigerate until ready to use.
Before serving, add the watermelon and basil and pour over ice.