Recipe courtesy of George Martin
Episode: Corn Star
George Martin's Sassafras Iced Tea
Total:
30 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
30 min
Active:
10 min
Yield:
8 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 4 cups dried sassafras root bark (see Cook's Note)
  • Maple sugar (see Cook's Note), for serving 

Directions

Combine the sassafras and 8 cups cold water in a large pot. Bring to a boil, then turn off the heat and let steep for 10 to 15 minutes. Strain and let cool completely. Serve over ice with maple sugar for sweetness, if desired.

Cook's Note

Sassafras root bar and maple sugar can be found and purchased online.

A viewer or guest of the show, who may not be a professional cook, provided this recipe. It has not been tested for home use.

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