Thirsty Thursday - Iced Mint Green Tea

Iced Mint Green Tea iced_mint_greentea


  • 1/2 cup(s) fresh mint leaves
  • 3 green tea bags
  • 2 tablespoon(s) honey
  • 4 cup(s) boiling water
  • 2 cup(s) sake, divided
  • 4 stalk(s) lemongrass, for garnish


Combine mint leaves, tea bags, honey, and boiling water. Let steep for 5 minutes; remove tea bags. Refrigerate until chilled. Divide among 4 large ice-filled glasses. Add 1/2 cup sake to each glass. Garnish with a stalk of lemongrass. Nonalcoholic variation: Omit the sake.

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