Last Updated on April 17, 2023
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 has many flavors, like raspberry, peach, lime, lemon, cherry, strawberry, and fruit. Every flavor will give a unique taste, and it is best in its way. So, 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 has been a favorite drink for people. But the history of iced tea started during the 18th century. The Buckeye Cookbook in 1877 published an amazing recipe for 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 at the railroad station. Iced tea’s popularity peaked after being introduced at the World’s Fair in St. Louis in 1904. There is no exact date in the history of national iced tea day, but this day started observed 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 drinking your iced tea. Go to your favorite place to get your favorite amazing iced tea. Instead of drinking it in a gulp, spend time with your iced tea, make love, and get mesmerized by the taste of the iced tea. This will be the best moment and if possible, spend an hour with your friends and strengthen your relationship with the iced tea and 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. Then, with your beloved friends, start the party, 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; 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 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 planning to kick carbonated beverages out of your diet, then iced tea will be the best alternative or substitute for it. And as we discussed, iced tea will not create any health problems. So iced tea is the best.
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