Strawberry Green Tea

Get ready for a refreshing sip of summer with my Strawberry Green Tea! Combining the earthy goodness of green tea with the natural sweetness of strawberries, this drink is perfect for warm days and a breeze to make at home. With just a few simple ingredients, you can enjoy a delightful and naturally flavored beverage that’s sure to become a favorite. Dive into a world of flavor with each sip of this green tea drink!

Strawberry iced green tea served in a glass tumbler with fresh strawberry on rim of glass.

Why I Love This Recipe

If you’re craving a refreshing beverage that’s both easy to make and bursting with unique flavors, look no further than my Strawberry Green Tea! Inspired by my beloved Strawberry Milk Tea recipe, this concoction combines the soothing essence of green tea with the sweet tang of strawberries!

Crafted from my love of matcha and Baking Strawberry Powder, it’s a delightful fusion perfect for anyone seeking a refreshing drink that’s simple yet satisfying. Just like my Strawberry Matcha Latte, it delivers a refreshing burst of flavor that will leave you wanting more. So why wait? Brew up a batch today and treat yourself to a sip of pure refreshment!

Ingredients

Ingredients

  • Green Tea – any green tea, jasmine or matcha green tea bags can be used for this recipe. You also can use loose leaf teas if preferred.
  • Strawberry PowderBaking Strawberry Powder or use fresh strawberries by pulsing in a food processor or simply using a muddler to crush strawberries.
  • Sweetener –  use your preferred sweetener.

Loose leaf green tea vs green tea bag.

Essential Kitchen Equipment

Directions

Step 1 Prepare Baking Strawberry Powder.

Strawberry powder.

🍓 Strawberry Powder Pro Tip

For a simpler recipe, consider using Fresh Crushed Strawberries with a muddler instead of strawberry powder.

Step 2 Steep the tea bags in hot water according to the instructions on the box, usually for about 30-60 seconds, then remove the tea bags.

Green tea being steeped.

🍵 Tea Brewing Pro Tip

For optimal tea brewing with Loose Leaf Teas, steep them for precisely 3 Minutes at 190°F. Check out my Tea Brewing Guide for full details on brewing tea.

🧊 Cooling Pro Tip

For expedited cooling in step 4, use Only 4oz of Hot Water to Brew Tea. After brewing and incorporating the ingredients, accelerate the cooling by adding Ice Cubes.

Step 3 Next, mix together the strawberry powder and sweetener, whisking until well combined.

Green tea being mixed with strawberry powder.

Step 4 Place the drink in fridge or freezer until cooled and serve.

Strawberry green tea in a cup.

🌿 Garnishing Pro Tip

To enhance both flavor and presentation, garnish the refreshing drink with fresh Mint leaves.

Pairing Recommendations

Enhance your drink paired with light and fruity desserts like Homemade Strawberry Jello or my Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries. These dishes perfectly complement the refreshing notes of the tea, creating a delightful combination that’s sure to satisfy your taste buds!

Strawberry iced green tea being mixed with a mixer.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use fresh strawberries instead of strawberry powder?

Yes, absolutely! You can use fresh strawberries instead of strawberry powder for this recipe. Simply smash them down with a muddler to release their flavor. Keep in mind that you may need to adjust the amount of sweetener used, as fresh strawberries may not be as sweet as powdered ones.

What type of green tea is best for this recipe?

For this recipe, your favorite green tea bags will work perfectly. Just ensure that it's pure green tea and not mixed with other teas or herbs. This will ensure that you get the authentic flavor of green tea in your drink.

Can I make a large batch of this tea and store it for later?

Certainly! You can definitely make a large batch of this tea and store it for later. Just be sure not to add any ice to the batch until you're ready to serve it. This will help preserve the flavor and prevent dilution.

Can I add other fruits to the tea for additional flavor?

Absolutely! Adding other fruits to the tea can enhance its flavor profile. Some great options to consider are peach, orange, lemon, and mango. Experiment with different combinations to find your perfect fruity blend!

Storage Tips

To properly store the drink for later consumption, cover it tightly and place it in the refrigerator.

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Strawberry iced green tea served in a glass tumbler with fresh strawberry on rim of glass.

Strawberry Iced Green Tea

This Iced strawberry green tea is a perfect refreshing drink for the spring and summer months! Made with natural strawberry powder or fresh strawberry puree, and an earthy green tea, it’s a healthy and natural drink you can make in the comfort of your own home!
5 from 6 votes
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Asian American, Asian Fusion, Japanese
Keyword: how to make strawberry green tea, strawberry green tea, strawberry ice tea, strawberry tea recipe
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 2 minutes
Servings: 1
Print Recipe
Calories: 10kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 Bag Green Tea
  • 6 oz Hot Water
  • 2 tsp Strawberry Powder
  • 1 tbsp Sweetener your preferred sweetener

Instructions

  • Gather all the ingredients.
    Ingredients for strawberry green tea.
  • Prepare crushed strawberries or strawberry powder.
    Strawberry powder.
  • Add green tea bag and hot water in a heat-resistant cup/tumbler. Brew per tea bag packaging instructions (ours was 30 seconds), remove tea bag then mix in strawberry powder and sweetener.
    Green tea being steeped.
  • Chill the mixture in the refrigerator or freezer until cool. Alternatively,you can add ice cubes to speed up the cooling process.
    Strawberry green tea in a cup.

Nutrition

Calories: 10kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Sodium: 15mg | Potassium: 29mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 2IU | Vitamin C: 11mg | Calcium: 12mg
*Values Based Per Serving
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