Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe

Please note: Posts may contain affiliate links or sponsored content. For more of our disclosure policy, click here. For more of our privacy and cookie policy, click here.


Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe

Refreshing homemade strawberry iced tea from scratch is kicked up a notch with the great taste of rum! Enjoy this delightful adult libation in your backyard, by the pool, or anytime the heat is on.

Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients:

10 cups of Water, divided
2 Tea Bags, family size
1/2 cup Sugar
1 quart Fresh Strawberries, hulled and sliced
1/4 cup Lemon Juice
Ice
1 cup Malibu Rum

Directions:

• In a medium pot, bring 3 cups of water to a boil on the stove.
• Add two family sized tea bags to the boiling water; reduce heat and allow to simmer for 20 minutes.
• Remove tea bags.
• While the tea is still hot, add sugar. Begin with 1/3 of a cup and gradually add the rest; stir.
• Hull and slice strawberries. Reserve one hulled strawberry for each glass of tea to be served.
• Place hulled strawberries into a food processor or blender; puree until nearly liquefied.
• Strain the strawberry puree to ensure seeds are removed.
• Pour 7 cups of cold water into your sugared tea; blend well.
• Pour the strawberry puree into the tea.
• Add lemon juice; stir well.
• Taste for desired sweetness, add more sugar if necessary; stir thoroughly.
• Add ice to pitcher.
• Pour tea into pitcher over ice cubes.
• Add Malibu Rum.
• Garnish glasses with remaining hulled strawberries.
• Serve.

Makes 2 quarts Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea

Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe




• To print the Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe click here.

Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe


• 10 cups of Water, divided
• 2 Tea Bags, family size
• 1/2 cup Sugar
• 1 quart Fresh Strawberries, hulled and sliced
• 1/4 cup Lemon Juice
• Ice
• 1 cup Malibu Rum

Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe


• In a medium pot, bring 3 cups of water to a boil on the stove.
• Add two family sized tea bags to the boiling water; reduce heat and allow to simmer for 20 minutes.
• Remove tea bags.

Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe


• While the tea is still hot, add sugar. Begin with 1/3 of a cup and gradually add the rest; stir.

Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe


Hull and slice strawberries. Reserve one hulled strawberry for each glass of tea to be served.

Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe


• Place hulled strawberries into a food processor or blender; puree until nearly liquefied.
• Strain the strawberry puree to ensure seeds are removed.

Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Recipe


• Pour 7 cups of cold water into your sugared tea; blend well.
• Pour the strawberry puree into the tea.
• Add lemon juice; stir well.
• Taste for desired sweetness, add more sugar if necessary; stir thoroughly.
• Add ice to pitcher.
• Pour tea into pitcher over ice cubes.
• Add Malibu Rum.
• Garnish glasses with remaining hulled strawberries.


As always, drink responsibly and please don’t drink and drive.

Ultimate Guide to Non-Alcoholic Bar Basics

• For more liquor and wine cocktail recipes, tips and reviews, click here.

• Be sure to follow my Cocktails board on Pinterest!



FOLLOW US ON:
Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life Ann's Entitled Life

Comments

  1. This looks soo yummy! I need to serve this at my next cookout.

  2. This could be the perfect drink to serve at a cookout! I’ve got one coming up. I’ll try your recipe. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Merry Monday.

Trackbacks

  1. […] Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea (Ann’s Entitled Life) […]

  2. […] last one sounds like my favorite — Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea. –I would love if someone made this for […]

  3. […] Tea Nectarine Mint Sweet Tea (collage) Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea Mango Iced Tea Mango Peach Iced […]

  4. […] Spiked Strawberry Iced Tea by Ann’s Entitled Life […]

  5. […] Spiked Strawberry Ice Tea @Ann’s Entitled Life […]

Speak Your Mind

*

Return to top of page