This homemade watermelon ice tea is an energizing and a cooling beverage perfect to beat the October heat (in Mumbai to be specific). Nothing can be more soothing and refreshing than fresh watermelon drink.
I wanted something light and refreshing after an entire week of festive indulgence. To be honest there was a lot of good food that we relished. After having so much of food it’s now time to sip on some refreshing and homemade drinks. When I think of having homemade that soothes my soul, it is surely watermelon ?. Preparing Watermelon Ice Tea clicked as a perfect idea. This homemade Watermelon Ice Tea recipe is a breeze to prepare it. Prepare the fresh watermelon juice in a blender and pour in the concentrated ice tea syrup and top it up with ice cubes- that simple!
You may also like these refreshing drinks:
- Plum Lemonade
- Peach Lemonade
- Blueberry cooler with fresh rosemary
- Rosemary infused cucumber lemonade
- Watermelon and Cucumber Cooler
- Organic Ice Tea – Green Tea gone chic
Other Coolers here.
How to make ice tea syrup:
Boil 4 cups of water and 1 tbsp of sugar in a pan on a medium flame for 4-5 minutes or till the sugar dissolves in the water.
How to make watermelon juice:
Now start preparing the watermelon juice. Cut the Watermelon into half and start by scooping the flesh of the watermelon. Keep aside few watermelon pieces in a bowl and puree the rest of the watermelon in a blender and strain the fresh juice and pour it into a pitcher.
Now remove the tea bags from the water and start with preparing the ice tea.
Take 2 tall glasses or mason jars as per your liking.