Lemon Mint Simple Syrup Ice Cubes (For Sweet Tea!)
ice cubes, simple syrup
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!
water or liquid tea
granulated sugar or packed brown sugar
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.