The secret to a classic sweet tea!
1/8 tsp Baking Soda
3 -6 tbsp Black Tea
2 cups boiling water
1 1/2 - 2 cups of sugar (by taste)
6 cups cold water
Lemon slices for garnish (*optional)
Put baking soda and tea in a teapot or small saucepan
Pour over with boiling water
Let steep for a minimum of 15 minutes
Add sugar to a large pitcher
Strain tea into pitcher with sugar and stir to mix.
Add cold water (and ice if needed)
Stir to fully mix
Garnish with lemon slices and enjoy