Refreshing Green Tea Recipes for Summers

Refreshing Green Tea Recipes for Summers

Summer is here and you’re looking for ways to make your tea refreshing and healthy. So, here are a few green tea recipes for you for weight loss and green tea shots for fun. We’ve picked out the best for you this summer.

Moroccan Mint Tea

Straight from the bazaars of Marrakesh to your kitchen, this recipe is full of summer freshness and subtlety. In Morocco, mint tea is served to welcome guests and after every meal to cleanse the palate.

Ingredients

  • 4 tsp of green tea
  • 3 tbsp sugar
  • 4 cups of hot water
  • A handful of mint leaves (use the stems as well), plus more for garnish

Recipe

  • Wash your tea maker with a swish of warm water.
  • Boil the water. Set aside for 1 minute.
  • Combine the hot water, sugar, green tea, and mint leaves and steep for 2-3 minutes.
  • Serve in glass cups with mint for garnish.

*For a citrusy twist to this tea, you can add 3-4 slices of orange to the tea mix while steeping. You can also buy a pre-made Moroccan Mint blend right here.

Ginger Green Iced Tea

Think summer and you think iced tea. Instead of buying iced tea from the mall though, why not try to make your own with a healthy green tea base? Here is an amazing iced green tea recipe you can use to beat the summer heat. This healthy iced green tea no sugar recipe will definitely keep you refreshed and low on the calories.

Ingredients

  • 8 tsp of green tea
  • 5 cups of water
  • ½ cup sugar
  • 1 inch piece of ginger, plus more for garnish
  • Handful of mint leaves for garnish (optional)

Recipe

  • Wash your tea maker with a swish of warm water.
  • Boil four cups of water. Set aside for 1 minute.
  • Steep the green tea in the hot water for 2-3 minutes. Drain and set aside.
  • Heat one cup of water in a saucepan. Add sugar and ginger, and stir till all the sugar dissolves. Set aside and cool.
  • Store the green tea and the ginger syrup in a refrigerator.
  • When ready to serve, pour the green tea in a cup and sweeten with the ginger syrup.
  • Garnish with grated ginger and mint (optional).

*Iced teas need more tea than normal, as the cold temperature dulls the flavor. Use double the amount of tea you would to make a normal cup.

Mango Green Tea Splash

Mangoes are dime a dozen in the peak of summer, so why not combine a seasonal favorite to your preferred tea and have fun? This flavored green tea recipe is sure to entice any mango lover.

Ingredients

  • 8 tsp of green tea
  • 4 cups of water
  • 2 tablespoons mango flavored syrup
  • 1 cup mango pulp
  • Honey for sweetening (optional)

Recipe:

  • Wash your tea maker with a swish of warm water.
  • Boil four cups of water. Set aside for 1 minute.
  • Steep the green tea in the hot water for 2-3 minutes. Drain and set aside.
  • To make the mango pulp, peel and dice 1 ripe mango. Blend it a fine puree and strain.
  • Store the green tea and mango pulp in a refrigerator.
  • When ready to serve, mix the green tea and mango pulp in a pitcher. Add mango syrup to taste. Use honey to sweeten.
  • Pour over cubed mangoes in tall glasses.

 

Green Tea Frappuccino recipe or Green Tea Frappe recipe:

If your looking for a cold green tea recipe this is surely a must try.

Ingredients

  • 10 ice cubes
  • 1 cup full-fat milk
  • 1 tablespoon powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 ½ tablespoon premium Japanese matcha-green tea powder

Instruction

  • Blend all ingredients in a blender and blend until the mix becomes smooth, creamy and even in color
  • Enjoy immediately

 

There are a variety of green tea refreshment drinks you can make during summer, the recipes to which are very simple. You are guaranteed to find lemon green tea recipes, honey green tea recipes, passion fruit green tea recipes and more on the net to help you make that perfect cup of tea.

 

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