If you're looking for a cooling and caffeinated pick-me-up, look no further than this metabolism-boosting iced green tea. The addition of citrus increases the antioxidant levels of green tea while giving the drink a refreshing tang. Plus, this recipe is as easy to make as it is to sip.

Green Tea Lime Cooler

Green Tea Lime Cooler

Notes

You can make this recipe with jasmine tea for a more floral tasting drink. Triple the recipe to make a pitcher.

Ingredients

  1. 1 green tea bag
  2. Juice from 1/2 lime
  3. 1/2-1 teaspoon agave nectar
  4. Handful of ice
  1. Garnish (optional):
  1. Mint leaves, lime wedges, or cucumber slices

Directions

  1. Boil water and steep green tea in about 1 and 1/2 cups boiling water for about five minutes.
  2. Add in lime juice and agave nectar (or sweetener of your choice). Stir until mixed.
  3. Add a handful of ice.
  4. Drink up and enjoy!

Makes one serving.

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