Green Tea and Apple Cooler

Like green tea? Try this fruity summer drink!


  • 6 Green Tea Bags
  • 7 tbsp fresh Mint, roughly chopped
  • 35g Caster Sugar
  • 600ml Apple Juice


  1. Place the tea bags in a teapot and pour over 450ml boiling water.
  2. Infuse 2 minutes before pouring into a large jug.
  3. Allow to cool then place the mint in a mortar with the sugar and gently bruise the leaves.
  4. Spoon the mint mix into the cooled tea.
  5. Add the apple juice, stir and chill.

This recipe was supplied by Christine Bracken, Kendal Castle WI, Cumbria - Westmorland Federation for the Healthy Lifestyle Challenge, picnic recipe competition funded by FSA in 2008.