Lemon Mint Simple Syrup Ice Cubes (For Sweet Tea!)

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: ice cubes, simple syrup
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 8 hours
Total Time: 8 hours 10 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 193kcal
Author: Becky Hardin - The Cookie Rookie
Every glass of iced tea needs LEMON MINT SIMPLE SYRUP ICE CUBES! Just mix, freeze, and drop in your favorite iced tea to make a sweet Summer treat. No more watered down sweet tea for me!
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  • 1 cup water or liquid tea
  • 1 cup granulated sugar or packed brown sugar
  • Lemon orange or lime slices, berries and/or fresh mint leaves.
  • Be creative – almost any herb or fruit can be used.


  • Place liquid and sugar in a small saucepan. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer until sugar is dissolved, approximately 3 minutes. Remove from heat and let cool completely.
  • Place the fruit and/or mint in each ice cube mold then fill each mold with the cooled syrup. Freeze.
  • Serve with prepared iced tea.
  • Enjoy!



Calories: 193kcal | Carbohydrates: 49g | Sugar: 49g