Butterfly Pea and Lemon Iced Tea

"Colorful citrus water made with Butterfly Pea Flower"
-- @legallyplantbased

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Pretty in purple-this delicate iced tea will soon become a summer staple. Bursting with refreshing lemon, it's a real thirst quencher. It's the perfect base for cocktails or mocktails. Everyone will want to know how you made it!

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Prep time 10mins
Cook time 5mins
Serves or Makes: 3-4

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  • 1/4 teaspoon mixed with 3/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon hot water Butterfly Pea Flower powder
  • 1/2 lemon, juiced
  • 1 lemon, sliced
  • 2 3/4 cups plus 1 tablespoon cold water
  • Ice cubes


  • Step 1

    Place the cooled Butterfly Pea mixture in a jug and add lemon juice, lemon slices and ice cubes. The lemon will change the color of the Butterfly Pea tea from blue to purple. Add cold water and serve straight away or let infuse 20-30 minutes before serving.