Every year June 10 is observed as the national iced tea day. Iced tea is one of the best drinks during the summer, and this day is to celebrate the taste of everyone’s favorite iced tea. With lemon or without lemon, many people are loved by many people during the summer with sweet or without sweet iced tea. Also, iced tea is available in many flavors like raspberry, peach, lime, lemon, cherry, strawberry, and fruit. Every flavor will give a unique taste, and every flavor is best in its own way. On June 10, fill your glasses with iced tea and celebrate national iced tea day.
History of the National Iced Tea Day
Tea has been around forever, and it has been a favorite drink for people forever. But the history of iced tea has started during the 18th century. The Buckeye Cookbook in 1877 published the amazing recipe of the iced tea. It is believed that iced tea was found in America during the 1860s. During the 1870s, iced tea was available on the hotel menus and also was on sale at the railroad station. The popularity of iced tea was at the peak after it was introduced at the World’s Fair in St. Louis in 1904. There is no authentic date in the history of the national iced tea day, but this day started to observe to celebrate the refreshing iced tea’s uniqueness and taste.
Activities to do on the National Iced Tea Day
- Spend an hour for the best
On this national iced tea day, spend an hour to drink your iced tea. Go to your favorite place, where you can get your favorite and amazing iced tea. Instead of drinking it in a gulp, spend time with your iced tea, make love, get mesmerized with the taste of the iced tea. This will be the best moment and if possible, go with your friends and spend an hour and strengthen your relationship with the iced tea and also with your friend.
- Iced tea party
Call your friends and arrange an amazing iced tea party outside. Get your long glasses and long spoon for stirring, and prepare a homemade tea dessert. With your beloved friends, start the party and have the best time and refresh yourself.
- Brew a unique and your favorite iced tea
Find a unique recipe for the iced tea that suits your taste and brew the unique iced tea. There are many ways to enjoy iced tea, and this is one of the ways. Plan ahead, and the most delicious iced tea should be steeped overnight for at least eight hours.
Why Everyone Loves the National Iced Tea?
- The best way to boost your antioxidants
There are more antioxidants available in tea than in fruits, and it does not matter whether it is a green tea or black tea or whatever it is; everything has good stuff on it and is good for your health.
- The best substitute for the carbonated beverages
If you are planned to kick carbonated beverages out of your diet, then iced tea will be the best alternative or substitute for it. And as we talked about before, iced tea will not create any health problems. So iced tea is the best.
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