American iced tea

Refreshing: sweet iced tea.
Refreshing: sweet iced tea. 

A recipe from the Good Food collection.


4 Ceylon tea bags

2 tbsp sugar

2 tbsp lemon juice

1½ cups (375ml) dark grape juice

2 cups (500ml) orange juice

1½ cups (375ml) ginger ale

lemon slices, to serve


1. Place the tea bags in a heatproof bowl with 1 litre boiling water. Leave for 3 minutes. Remove the bags and stir in the sugar. Cool.

2. Stir in the juices. Refrigerate until cold, then add the ginger ale. Serve over ice cubes with a slice of lemon.