Blackberry Farm

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Billy's Beverages: Pear Orange Ice Tea

2 cups sliced skinned pears
2 cup of brewed ice tea
½ cup of orange juice
2 cinnamon sticks
1 cups of sugar
6 cups cold water
2 cups of hot water

In a sauce pan combine sugar, cinnamon sticks, pears and hot water together. Bring to a boil until pears turn to mush. Strain through a very fine strainer. Add Ice tea and cold water. Serve over ice garnish with a pear slice.

*Note if you are pressed for time substitute the pears and sugar with pear preserves