Iced Green Tea with Strawberries


Try a new twist on iced tea with this green tea, garnished with strawberries and basil.

iced green tea with strawberries recipe card, including directions and ingredients, also listed below.


  • Green tea bags
  • Cold water
  • Ice
  • Honey, if desired
  • Sliced strawberries
  • Basil or mint leaves, if desired


  1. Pour four cups of water into a tea kettle or electric tea pot. Bring to a boil and let cool slightly, just a minute or two.
  2. Place 3–5 green tea bags in a heatproof pitcher and pour the hot water over the tea. Steep for 5 minutes.
  3. Remove the tea bags and discard. If you’re not using the tea mixture immediately, cover and refrigerate.
  4. When ready to use, stir in four cups of cold water.
  5. Sweeten with honey, if desired.
  6. Pour over ice and add sliced strawberries for a festive, fruity garnish. Top with a sprig of basil or mint, if desired.
  7. Sip and enjoy!