Grapefruit Iced Tea

Ginger Grapefruit Iced Tea

Refreshing and so easy to make. A party pleaser. Save a glass for yourself the next day

Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword #icedtea #grapefruit #juice #mocktail #partydrinks, #summerdrink
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 16 glasses
Calories 70 kcal


  • 475 ml Grapefruit juice freshly squeezed approx: 2 medium Grapefruit
  • 235 ml water approx: 1 Cup (liquid measure)
  • 235 grams Sugar approx: 1 Cup
  • 5 tea bags ginger flavored
  • 1 pinch Salt


  1. Squeeze the grapefruit using a citrus squeezer. See Notes. 

    Grapefruit Iced Tea
  2. Strain the juice through a fine mesh strainer

    Grapefruit Iced Tea
  3. In a medium saucepan combine sugar and water. Simmer till the sugar dissolves. 

  4. Add the grapefruit juice, tea bags. Bring it to a boil. Then simmer for 3 minutes. The liquid will reduce. 

    Grapefruit Iced Tea
  5. Take it off the flame and let cool. The grapefruit syrup is now ready to use. 

  6. To serve, mix equal amount of water and syrup. Add ice cubes. 

Recipe Notes