When you think of Boston and tea, you probably think of the Boston Tea Party. But the city links to tea in another way – Boston Iced Tea, which combines tea with cranberry juice. You can use a plain black tea, but we’ve found the slight sweetness of Vanilla Island is the perfect match for the tart cranberry taste! ~ Marlys
* As featured in Issue 4 of Adventures with Tea eMagazine!
Here’s a short video about this drink:
Boston Iced Tea
- 1 gallon Vanilla Island brewed tea
- 3/4 cup Sugar
- 1 can Cranberry juice frozen concentrate
Boil water in a large stock pot, then remove from heat and steep Vanilla Island tea as directed on the package.
Stir in the sugar and frozen cranberry juice until dissolved, then allow to cool and serve over ice.