Herbed Arnold Palmer


A simple half-and-half mixture of ice tea and lemonade is a classic refreshment that’s as easy to make as it sounds!

This version uses basil and mint for an added kick of flavor and brightness. What could be more refreshing for a hot afternoon in the summer sun?


  • Time

    30 m

  • 4-6 servings

  • Cals


  • 6 cups water, divided
  • 3 bags Teatulia Black Tea
  • 5 mint leaves
  • 5 basil leaves
  • 2-3 lemons, juiced
  • ⅓ cup Bee King’s Raw Honey
  • Torn basil leaves, for garnish
  • Torn mint leaves, for garnish


  • Make the tea.

    In a medium saucepan, heat 2 cups of water until simmering. Add the tea bags, mint leaves, and basil leaves. Let steep for 5 minutes, then remove the tea bags. Let cool for 5-10 minutes.
  • Mix.

    Pour steeped tea into a pitcher, then add lemon juice, honey, torn basil and mint, and 4 cups cold water. Stir well.
  • Taste & serve!

    Taste and add more lemon juice or honey, depending on tartness and sweetness. Serve chilled over ice.

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