Sweet Lucy Mint Iced Tea

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This tea made with the infamous Sweet Lucy liqueur is refreshing, citrusy, and definitely Southern-style. It's dangerous, though, because you won't realize you are drinking booze!

  • 4 cups water
  • 4 black tea bags
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 cup fresh mint leaves
  • 1 1/2 cups Sweet Lucy Bourbon
  • Juice of half lemon
  • Juice of half lime
  1. In large sauce pan, boil 2 cups water. Remove from heat, add 4 black tea bags. Steep 8 minutes, discard tea bags.
  2. Add 2 cups cold water and sugar. Stir to dissolve sugar.
  3. Transfer to large pitcher and chill. Add 1 cup mint leaves. Crush mint leaves until fragrant.
  4. Stir in bourbon, lemon and lime juices. Serve over ice.
approximately 6 servings
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