Passion fruit iced tea is perfect for summer, is really tasty and refreshing, we recommend it to you, your family and friends when you receive their visit and share in any occasion or celebration with a natural drink and obtain many passion fruit tea benefits.
Has a sweet aroma which can relax you, that representative passion fruit smell is delicious. It’s really easy to make, you just need 5 ingredients, and enjoy this cool tea.
Passion fruit tea is perfect for hot weather
This can be one of the best drinks for summer, the passion fruits are grown in many countries around the world, like in South America and some regions of Asia.
If you want an iced tea, the passion fruit or maracuya can be a perfect ingredient for a change, and try different flavors, it’s sweet and sour at the same time, that combination is unique and can cool you down in those hot days.
To choose the correct passion fruits for this iced drink, you have to look if they are purple/red or yellow, depending on the type of passion fruit, and look if they are heavy, this means that have a good content and thy are not empty inside.
How to make passion fruit green tea
As we said before, you just need 5 simple ingredients including the main ingredient, passion fruit:
- Passion fruits
- Honey, sugar or stevia
- Green tea
- Ice cubes
The first thing you have to do is brew the green tea, after that you need to add honey or sugar or stevia, what you prefer, and sweeten it to your preference, then put the green tea in the freezer.
While the tea is cooling, strain the fruit pulp so you can get the juice from them, without adding anything to the natural juice. To strain the passion fruit juice you have to cut and extract the pulp. Then put the pulp in a strainer over a bowl and use the back of a spoon to press so you can extract the juice.
When the tea is already cold, add the passion fruit juice and the ice cubes all together and that’s all, it’s ready to be served.
The seeds of these tropical fruits are edible but it’s not necessary adding them to this passion fruit green tea recipe, but you can use them to garnish.
|Prep time: 5 minutes||Total time: 5 minutes||Servings: 3 glasses|
- 6 Passion fruits
- 2 tsp of honey, sugar or stevia
- 3 green tea bags
- 2 1/4 water
- Ice cubes
Add the green tea bags in the 2 1/4 of water, brew for 5 minutes, add they honey, sugar or stevia and put it in the refrigerator to cool.
Cut the passion fruit, extract the pulp on a strainer and put it on a bowl, use the back of a spoon to extract all the juice.
Add the passion fruit juice to the green tea and some ice cubes and it’s ready to be served.