Green Tea Soda


Your favorite fresh-fruit packs this summer beverage. Garnish with fresh mint before serving.

Green Tea Soda
Photo: Frances Janisch
Prep Time:
20 mins
Total Time:
20 mins


  • 8 bags green tea

  • 4 cup boiling water

  • 3 tablespoon honey or sugar

  • 4 cup assorted fresh fruit, such as white or regular nectarine wedges, lime slices, blueberries, and/or raspberries

  • 1 liter plain or flavored sparkling water, such as raspberry, strawberry, or peach, chilled

  • 2 tablespoon snipped fresh mint or 8 to 10 mint sprigs


  1. Add tea bags to boiling water and let stand for 2 to 3 minutes; remove and discard tea bags. Cover and chill brewed tea.

  2. Before serving, add honey or sugar to chilled tea. Divide tea mixture among eight to ten 12-ounce glasses. Add fruit to each glass and fill with sparkling water. Top with fresh mint. Makes 8 to 10 servings.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

55 Calories
14g Carbs
1g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 55
% Daily Value *
Sodium 25mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 14g 5%
Total Sugars 11g
Protein 1g
Vitamin C 11.8mg 59%
Calcium 10.1mg 1%
Iron 0.5mg 3%
Potassium 132mg 3%
Folate, total 8.1mcg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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