If you’re wondering how to make sweet tea, you’re definitely in the right place! For a drink that only has a couple of ingredients, there’s definitely a science in making the perfect glass of tea.


– Water – Baking Soda – Tea bags – White sugar

How To Make Sweet Tea

In a saucepan bring 2 cups of water to a boil.

Step 1: Start by boiling water.

Step 2: Add the super-secret ingredient that will keep your tea clear and cut the bitterness.

Add a pinch of baking soda to the hot water.

Step 3: Add tea bags and let steep for 15 minutes.

Tie them all together and make sure the paper tags are out of the water.

For sweet tea that a Southern girl would be proud of, stir in 3/4 cup of white sugar.

Step 4: Stir sugar into hot tea.

Swipe Up  to Learn More