"The effect of the draught began at the toes, and rose steadily through every limb, bringing refreshment and vigour..." - The Two Towers
The Lord of the Rings
- Bring water to a boil.
- Add herbs, allowing water to simmer for 1 minute before turning off heat.
- Let the tea steep and cool (about 20 minutes).
- Fill a pitcher with ice. Garnish with mint sprig (optional).
- Pour tea over ice and stir.
- Serve chilled.