Lipton Pure Leaf Iced Tea Hits the Spot

Pure Leaf Iced Tea hits the spot any day. Made by Lipton and available in multiple flavors, I drink it straight out of the bottle or included in fun drink recipes. It tastes even better than home brewed and there’s much less hassle. Pure Leaf uses a Tea Master, John Cheetham, to ensure that their tea leaves create the perfect tasting tea.

Before I moved to the south, I’d never heard of iced tea. Now it’s something I drink quite often, especially when I’m dining out. Sweet tea with lemon is my favorite flavor and I like it sweet. Pure Leaf Iced Tea has Sweet Tea, Extra Sweet Tea and Lemon Tea among other flavors. I’ve tried the Sweet and Lemon and they are simply delicious!

The new plastic bottles used by Pure Leaf make it easier to bring the iced tea along to an outing on the beach or a picnic. Of course, they are 100% recyclable. Pure Leaf has made a commitment to help the environment by switching from glass bottles to PET plastic.



Servings: 4

Prep Time: 5 minutes

  • 1 bottle Pure Leafâ„¢ Sweetened Iced Tea or Pure Leafâ„¢ Unsweetened Iced Tea, chilled
  • 1 cup heavy or whipping cream
  • 1 cup chocolate syrup
  • 1 medium banana
  • 2 cups ice cubes (about 8 to 10)

In blender, process all ingredients until smooth. Serve immediately and drizzle, if desired, with additional chocolate syrup.

Tip: For a decorative twist, drizzle melted chocolate into glass; refrigerate 5 minutes to set.

Fruit-Tea Smoothies made with Pure Leaf Iced TeaFRUIT-TEA SMOOTHIES

Servings: 4

Prep Time: 10 minutes

  • 1 bottle (16 oz.) Pure Leaf Iced Tea with Lemon or Pure Leaf Unsweetened Iced Tea, chilled
  • 2 cups frozen strawberries
  • 1 cup Breyers  Fat Free Creamy Vanilla Ice Cream
  • 1 Tbsp. sugar

In blender, process all ingredients until smooth. Serve immediately in tall glasses and garnish, if desired, with fresh strawberries.

Enjoy other Pure Leaf drink and food recipes.

Have you tasted Pure Leaf Iced Tea? What do you think about the taste?

I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Lipton Pure Leaf. I received product samples and a promotional item to thank me for participating.

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  1. yes one of my favorite too, it just taste better than my personal brewed tea

  2. I adore tea but hadn’t thought of adding it to smoothies. I will be trying these recipes out!
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    • Connie

      I never thought about it before too, but the smoothies were delicious. If you use the sweet tea, there’s no need for sugar.

  3. There’s nothing as refreshing — not soda, not lemonade, not even water — as iced tea. The tannin seems to beat your thirst like nothing else.
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