Arnold Palmer "The Arnie"
Whether you drink a classic Arnold Palmer with ice tea & lemonade or make it high octane with vodka, this is a perfect drink refreshing summer beverage.
- 4 tea bags use your favorite brand of tea, regular or decaffeinated
- 3 cups boiling water
- ¾ cup sugar
- 1 boiling water
- 12 ounces Lemonade
- 1 splash tangerine juice optional
- 3-4 slices orange, lime and lemon optional
Bring water to boil and pour 3 cups over 4 tea bags and allow to steep for 5 minutes. Remove bags and chill tea in the refrigerator.
Add one cup of boiling water to ¾ cup of sugar, making sure the sugar dissolves completely. This is a simple syrup to sweeten the tea. (If you don't want sweetened tea, eliminate the sugar and use all the 4 cups of water for the tea bags)
Mix simple syrup and brewed tea together and chill.
Add lemonade, mixing well.
Add in citrus slices
Serve in a Collins Glass (12-14 ounces) over ice. Feel free to add a sprig a mint.
Calories: 193kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Sodium: 15mg | Potassium: 19mg | Sugar: 48g | Vitamin A: 25IU | Vitamin C: 5.6mg | Calcium: 10mg