National Iced Tea Day is June 10th, 2021
It’s that time again….National Iced Tea Day is June 10th, 2021. According to National Day Calendar there are over 1500 National Days celebrated in the United States.
Surprisingly there are many different ways to enjoy a cool tall glass of iced tea on a hot summer day. While black tea is the most popular, some folks enjoy green tea, or even making their own iced tea drinks with ingredients like lemons, basil, peaches, blackberries, lime, and even coconuts.
According to Bright and Brewtiful, ice tea can have positive effects on health such as boosting antioxidants, improving memory, and even protecting against heart disease.
Tea Bags fill The Money Bags
Iced tea is also big business in the United States. Companies like Gold Peak, Lipton, and Snapple generate millions of dollars in revenue each year from their tea products. According to statista.com total tea sales were estimated to amount to 13.12 billion U.S. dollars in 2019. We can all drink to that! In any one given day, more than half of Americans consume tea in some way or fashion.
Iced Tea Facts
America has a steeped tradition with Ice tea. (see what I did there? lol) To kick off celebrating National Iced Tea Day, make a trip to your local grocery store and pick up your favorite iced tea, or get creative grab some tea bags and go full blown tea chemist in your kitchen.
Enjoy your refreshing tea and don’t forget about National Sweet Tea Day coming up on August 21st, or as we call it here in the south….well everyday is a sweet tea day here in the south.