Adding a few thin slices of fresh cucumber is a nice twist to refreshing summer things. Here it is added to a mix of sweetened black tea and sparkling water.
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100g granulated sugar
2 black tea bags, or more to taste
1 cucumber, cut into 6mm slices
1.2L sparkling water, or as needed
Method Prep:10min › Cook:5min › Extra time:5min › Ready in:20min
Bring water to a boil in a kettle. Add sugar and stir till dissolved. Add tea bag and let steep for 5 minutes. Remove tea bags and let cool.
Fill 5 glasses with ice cubes. Add a few cucumber slices to each glass. Fill glasses 3/4 full with sparking water. Divide sweet tea evenly among glasses. Squeeze some lemon juice into each drink and stir.