Easy peach sweet tea recipe that is great for summer sipping or the Kentucky Derby

Peach Sweet Tea | Kentucky Derby Drink

Course Drinks
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Author Julie Blanner


  • 1 c sugar
  • 5 bags tea
  • 8 c water
  • 1 standard can of peaches drained
  • whiskey {optional}


  1. Heat water with tea bags according to instructions on tea bags.
  2. Add a cup of sugar to a large pourable mixing bowl or pitcher. Pour tea over sugar and stir.
  3. Puree peaches in a food processor. {You can substitute peach puree found in a can}
  4. Blend peaches with tea. Allow to come to room temperature or transfer to a plastic pitcher and refrigerate or add ice to cool.