Brookdale Iced Tea Recipe

Get back to basics with this iced tea recipe from chef Juliet Stephenson at Brookdale Health Hydro.

Enjoy a refreshing glass of this Brookdale Iced Tea to get you through hot summer days.

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Brookdale Iced Tea RecipeThis Brookdale Iced Tea recipe will keep you cool this summer

Makes 1,25 litres


  • 2 rooibos tea bags
  • ½ small lemon, sliced
  • 1 small orange, sliced
  • Cinnamon sticks
  • 1 litre boiling water
  • 1 cup 100% fruit juice of your choice


  • Fresh sliced fruit
  • Mint leaves
  • Ice cubes


  1. Place tea bags, lemon, orange slices and cinnamon sticks in a large jug. Add the boiling water.
  2. Allow to infuse and cool.
  3. Strain, add fruit juice and refrigerate.
  4. Garnish before serving.

Find more of Brookdale’s recipes in the recipe book Heavenly and Healthy Flavours (R285)Find the Brookdale Iced Tea recipe and loads of other recipes in their book

Brookdale Health Hydro

R103, Old Main Road, Nottingham Road, KwaZulu-Natal

+27 (0) 33 266 6208; [email protected]

Recipe supplied and approved by chef

Photography Craig Scott

Leigh Hermon

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