Amish {Apple Mint} Iced Tea

Amish Apple Mint Iced Tea is a refreshing iced mint tea recipe. This Amish recipe makes for a wonderful homemade mint iced tea that will quench your thirst. Best of all this fresh mint iced tea recipe is quick and easy to make!



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Amish Recipe

I went to an Amish Farmer’s Market, and they had fresh bags of mint. One caught my eye, apple mint. I never heard of apple mint before.



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Homemade Mint Iced Tea

The smell of this apple mint was heavenly. The Amish guy told me how to make homemade mint iced tea with it. I decided I want to take his homemade mint iced tea and make it into a sweet tea. I admit I am a sweet tea lover.



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Fresh Mint Iced Tea Recipe

Fresh, organic, refreshing, natural sweet apple mint tea. Oh is it so refreshing! I love how this iced mint tea recipe has this cool taste to it. The fresh mint really gives the iced tea a whole new taste.




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Amish Apple Mint Iced Tea

Why makes the apple mint different than regular mint? To me, apple mint has this sweater taste to it. regular mint can be a bit strong in flavor. So if you want just a hint of mint in your mint iced tea. then apple mint is the perfect choice to use.



Mint Iced Tea Recipe Tips

So there are a few tips to make an apple mint tea perfect. So let me give them to you:

  • Always wash the apple mint leaves. This should be a no-brainer, but you be surprised at how many posts I have seen where people have not washed mints and herbs and wonder why bugs or dirt in the recipe.
  • Best to tear the mint leaves before you steep them into a tea. Tearing releases the oils from the leaves so you have that minty taste.
  • Once you steep the tea and remove the leaves, allow the tea to come to cool to room temperature before you add ice.




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Amish Apple Mint Iced Tea Recipe
Yield: 6 servings

Amish Apple Mint Iced Tea Recipe

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Refreshing apple mint tea recipe that is from the Amish, from Seduction in the Kitchen.


  • 20 leaves apple mint
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 4 cups water (divided.)


  1. In a sauce pan, combine 2 cups of water to the sugar. Dissolve the sugar and bring the mixture to a boil.
  2. Add the leaves, they may be in bunches with stems, that is ok. Put them into the boiling water and let boil for about 2-3 minutes.
  3. Turn the heat off, and just let the leaves steep in the hot water for about 1 hour.
  4. After an hour remove the leaves, and put the tea into a glass pitcher, add the other 2 cups of water, mix together, let chill in the fridge.
  5. After it is completely cool, pour some in a glass, add some ice and ENJOY!

Nutrition Information:

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 130

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1 Comment
  • Olivia
    April 13, 2018

    I love iced tea!! This Amish Apple Mint Iced Tea sounds yummy and refeshing!