Sparkling Sweet Tea

A refreshing taste of the south finished with a sparkle! This Sparkling Sweet Tea recipe is the perfect thirst quenching recipe for summer.

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Keyword beverage, drink, iced tea, summer, summer recipe, sweet tea, tea
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 5 cups


  • 4 cups strong brewed iced tea I recommend using the Mr. Coffee┬« Tea Cafe Iced Tea Maker
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup mint leaves optional
  • sparkling water or club soda
  • lemon slices


  1. In a large pitcher filled with ice stir together the tea and sugar. Add the mint if using and stir to fully combine.
  2. When ready to serve fill glasses with ice. Pour tea in each cup until 3/4 full. Top off with sparking water or club soda and a squeeze of lemon.