Make It Soda
  • 2 cup sugar
  • 1 ½ cup water
  • ½ cup lemon juice
  • zest from 2 lemons
  • 4 Earl Grey teabags
  • ice
  • lemon slices, for garnish (optional)
  1. Over medium heat, dissolve the sugar in the water. Add the lemon juice, lemon zest and tea bags and bring to a boil. Lower the heat and simmer until reduced by about half. (This should take between 5-8 minutes.) Discard the teabags.
  2. Refrigerate until ready to use.
  3. When ready to use, put 3-4 tbsp int he bottom of a glass. Top with club soda. Stir lightly and garnish with a lemon slice.
  4. Serve with the I’ve Seen Everything Open-Face Sandwich.
Recipe by HoboTrashcan at