Home-made ice tea with ginger, mint & orange

iced tea

Home-made ice tea with ginger, mint & orange (makes 1 litre)
Ingredients
4 Rooibos tea bags
1 liter of water
about 5 cm piece of ginger, peeled and finely sliced
peel from 1 orange
small handful of mint leaves
2 tablespoons of sugar
juice of 1 orange
extra slices of orange and mint and ice to serve (optional)

Method

  1. Fill a heat proof jug with boiling water and add the tea bags. While it is hot, add all the ingredients and allow it to infuse.
  2. Leave it in until the water is luke warm and then remove the tea bags and strain out the mint, ginger and orange peel.
  3. Store in the fridge until you are ready to use it.

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