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Solar Tea

Posted by oscarthecat z7MD (My Page) on
Wed, Jun 20, 12 at 15:51

My wife used to make solar tea in a one gallon glass jar. I cannot remember how many tea bags she put in the jar. Anyone out there give me a clue???


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RE: Solar Tea

Do you have individual bags or the "family sized" bags?

Here's a link to "sun tea" recipes on cooks.com I think the six to eight figure sounds about right.

Lisa

Here is a link that might be useful: Sun Tea recipes


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RE: Solar Tea

I used to make it all the time until lately I've read that bacteria can grow very quickly in it and it isn't the best way to make tea.


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  • Posted by Lindac Iowa Z 5/4 (My Page) on
    Wed, Jun 20, 12 at 21:56

Agreed....tea can harbor some nasty stuff.
I make "quick sun tea"....I bring a qt of water to a boil, add 6 individual tea bags....let it sit until it cools to almost room temp, and pour over ice.


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