The Best Lemon Iced Tea


This is the best lemon iced tea I've ever tasted. It comes very close to the Good Host brand we Canadians are used to.

Prep Time:
5 mins
Additional Time:
1 hrs
Total Time:
1 hrs 5 mins
1 gallon


  • 4 green tea bags

  • 4 orange pekoe tea bags

  • 6 cups boiling water

  • 1 cup white sugar

  • 1 (12 ounce) can frozen lemonade concentrate

  • ½ lemon, juiced

  • 10 cups cold water, or as needed


  1. Place green tea bags and black tea bags in a 1-gallon glass jar or pitcher. Pour boiling water over tea bags; steep for 30 minutes.

  2. Remove tea bags; stir in sugar and lemonade concentrate until dissolved. Stir in lemon juice. Fill jar to the top with cold water. Chill in the refrigerator until cold. Serve over ice.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

99 Calories
0g Fat
26g Carbs
0g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 16
Calories 99
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 4mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 26g 9%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 25g
Protein 0g
Vitamin C 7mg 37%
Calcium 7mg 1%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 36mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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