Sweet Tea Swagger

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  • Makes: 8 servings
  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Chill: 2 hrs to 48 hrs
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Sweet Tea Swagger
Ingredients
6
cups water
8
black tea bags, such as Earl Grey
1/2
cup packed brown sugar
1 1/2
cups dark rum, such as Bacardi, chilled
1/4
cup lime juice
 
Ice cubes
2
cups club soda, chilled
3
cups seedless watermelon cut into 1/2-inch cubes
 
Lime wedges
 
Fresh mint sprigs
Directions
  1. In a small saucepan bring 3 cups of the water to boiling. Remove from heat. Add tea bags; let steep for 10 minutes. Discard tea bags. Transfer tea to a heatproof pitcher.
  2. Stir brown sugar into tea until dissolved. Stir in the remaining 3 cups water, the rum, and lime juice. Cover and chill for 2 to 48 hours.
  3. To serve, pour tea mixture into glasses over ice cubes. Slowly pour in club soda; stir gently. Garnish with watermelon, lime wedges, and mint.
Nutrition Facts (Sweet Tea Swagger)
    Per serving:
  • 172 kcal cal.,
  • 0 g fat
  • (0 g sat. fat,
  • 0 g polyunsaturated fat,
  • 0 g monounsatured fat),
  • 0 mg chol.,
  • 24 mg sodium,
  • 19 g carb.,
  • 0 g fiber,
  • 17 g sugar,
  • 1 g pro.
  • Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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