Guest Author - Vanette (Vannie) Ryanes
Citrus iced tea is a refreshing change from your standard punch bowl drink. Garnish with mint leaves and orange slices. This is excellent if you are serving spicy chicken wings or other hot or spicy foods.
12 cups ice cold strong tea
3/4 cup sugar
1 1/2 cups ice cold grapefruit juice
3 cups ice cold orange juice
1 orange sliced thinly for garnish
Fresh mint for garnish
Pour liquids in a large punch bowl (6 to 8 quart) and stir until mixed well.
Add sugar and stir.
Add ice cubes to further chill.
Float fresh mint and orange slices in bowl.
Serves 24 to 30 (4-5 oz punch cups)