homemade starbucks iced passion tea lemonade

yesterday i shared that an iced passion tea lemonade from starbucks is my favorite warm weather drink.
today, i’m going to show you how to make it at home!
super easy.

everything was purchased at walmart and i definitely spent under $10 for all ingredients.
these are all the ingredients you need!
-passion tea
-raspberry syrup (this is an optional sweetner)
to make the tea i boiled 4 cups of water and added 8 bags of tazo passion tea.
so that’s 2 bags of tea per every 1 cup of water.
let the tea sit in the fridge overnight so it will be iced when you’re ready to make your drink.
first, i took my 8oz reusable plastic copco (bought at bed bath & beyond) cup and filled it with ice.
then i added my iced tea until the cup was about 3/4 of the way full.
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next, i added the lemonade.
this lightens up the drink and gives it a sweet color!
finally, i added a splash of torani’s raspberry syrup.
this helps sweeten up the drink.
if you’re not a raspberry fan, you could add sugar instead.
ta da!
so delicious!

while i’m not totally sure about the measurements i’d say i added:
5oz iced passion tea
3oz lemonade
and just a splash of raspberry syrup.
if you make it, let me know!
did you do anything different? how did it turn out?

i’m off to go soak up the sun and sip on my tasty drink!

ps- thanks to Kyla at http://funkypolkadotgiraffe.blogspot.com/ for the recipe!


marine wife, dog mom, coffee drinker & lover of wonderful things.

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