In celebration of our Summer Days, Summer Drinks event, we’ve compiled some fun lemonade and iced tea fun facts for you. Enjoy!
Tea is a hydrating alternative to sugary beverages like soda and might help boost weight loss efforts, along with a healthy diet and plenty of exercise.
Recent studies on green tea shows that “routine tea consumption of an average of about two cups a day is associated with a lower percentage of body fat and weight control” than non-tea drinkers
Approximately 80 percent of the tea served in the United States today is iced tea.
The “ade” in lemonade means that the product is not 100 percent juice.
Lemons are believed to be a hybrid between a sour orange and a citron.
The earliest documented lemonade stands were introduced by a young entrepreneur named Edward Bok who formed them in Brooklyn street cars from 1873 to 1876.
Now that you are armed with these facts, be sure to head to Plex, Sargent, Hinman, or Allison every day from 2 to 4 to enjoy some lemonade and iced tea of your own!