Fizzy Soda Tea

Fizzy Soda Tea

This tea is made with a clear sweetened soda rather than water.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Mitsuya cider (clear citrusy soda pop, similar to Sprite or 7-Up)
400 ml
Black tea bag
Lemon, mint etc. (optional)
to taste


1. Put the clear soda pop in a sealable container, and add the tea bag.
2. Close the lid right away and put the container in the refrigerator. Leave for at least 3 hours.
3. Pour into a glass over ice. Add lemon slices or mint to taste.

Story Behind this Recipe

We often make ice tea in cold water in the summer. I wondered what it would taste like made with clear soda. I tried it out, and the result was different from tea diluted with soda water - the tea flavor was rich and pronounced, resulting in a very enjoyable drink.