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Citrus Mint Tea

Citrus Mint TeaA refreshing drink to keep on hand for the family and a favorite for summertime entertaining.

Recipe Ingredients:

2 cups boiling water
5 regular-size tea bags
1/2 cup loosely packed fresh mint leaves
1 cup Splenda® Granulated No Calorie Sweetener
6 cups water
1/3 cup fresh lemon juice
1 cup fresh orange juice
Suggested Garnishes: lemon slices, orange slices, fresh mint sprigs

Cooking Directions:

  1. Pour boiling water over tea bags and mint leaves; cover and steep 5 minutes. Remove tea bags and mint, squeezing gently. Stir in Splenda® Granulated Sweetener and remaining ingredients. Serve over ice. Garnish with lemon slices, orange slices and fresh mint sprigs.

Makes 10 servings. Serving Size: 8 ounces.

Nutritional Information Per Serving (1/10 of recipe; 8 ounces): Calories 20 | Calories from Fat 0 | Fat 0g (sat 0g) | Cholesterol 0mg | Sodium 5mg | Carbohydrates 6g | Fiber 0g | Sugars 5g | Protein 0g.

Recipe and photograph courtesy of Splenda, Inc. Splenda® is a no-calorie sweetener made from sugar that is suitable for diabetics. For more information regarding this product, please call 1-800-777-5363 or visit their website at