Today is National Iced Tea Day. Whether you like you tea more straightforward and traditional or more gourmet and daring, brew yourself a big pitcher today, kick back and enjoy this delicious drink.

Here are some favorite recipes:

Southern Sweet Iced Tea

Ingredients

* 6 regular tea bags

* 1/8 teaspoon baking soda

* 2 cups boiling water

* 1 1/2-2 cups sugar

* 6 cups cold water

Prep Time: 15 mins, Total Time: 30 mins

For the full recipe, go here.

Matcha Green Tea Ice Latte

Ingredients

* 1 teaspoon green tea powder (matcha)

* 2 1/2 cups hot water

* 1/2 cup 2% milk

* 4 teaspoons honey

Prep Time: 5 mins, Total Time: 50 mins

For the full recipe, go here.