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    Lime Ice Tea

    If you fancy something cool, a chilled glass of lime-flavoured iced tea is the perfect drink to accompany a slice of cake on a hot summer afternoon.

    • Vegetarian
    • Preparation time: 5 minutes, plus cooling
    • Total time: 5 minutes, plus cooling 5 minutes

    Serves: 4


    • 2 Waitrose Ceylon tea bags
    • Juice of 3 limes, plus 1 lime, sliced
    • 2-3 tbsp caster sugar
    • 12-18 ice cubes


    1. Pour 1 litre boiling water into a heatproof jug with both tea bags and infuse for 3-5 minutes. Remove and discard the tea bags then leave to cool.
    2. Pour the cooled tea into a serving jug containing the lime juice, lime slices and sugar and stir until the sugar has completely dissolved. Add the ice cubes and serve.

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