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Readers' Choice: Sweet Tea

Aside from your grandmother, who makes your favorite sweet tea in Holly Springs and Hickory Flat?

Long Island is famous for its iced tea, but the South is famous for sweet tea.

Now we want to know who has your favorite sugar-to-tea ratio.

I know what you're thinking: "Nobody can make sweet tea like my grandmother."

Well, you're wrong. My grandmother's sweet tea is better than your grandmother's sweet tea.

So let's just take them out of the running.

Your choices this week are:

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If we're missing your favorite, let us know in the comments below so we can add it to the list.

The winner will be based equally on the voting in this week's poll and positive reviews and ratings on the listings in Holly Springs-Hickory Flat Patch Places. So after you vote in the poll, be sure to click on the name of the restaurant above so you can give your choice a five-star rating and review.

The contest period runs until 9 a.m. Friday.

If there's a tie, we'll break it based on the most positive comments, so if you love the sweet tea at one place, be sure to tell us why in the comment section below.

We will announce the winner around noon Friday.

You also can vote for your favorites in nearby Patches, such as and Woodstock-Towne Lake.

Next week we'll look for your favorite place to get your income taxes done.

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Carla Palmieri March 26, 2012 at 11:28 AM
Frosty Frog, hands down, has the best sweet tea besides my own! Theirs is perfect, not too sweet and syrupy, but not lacking sugar either. It takes 6 Lipton (yes, the brand is important) tea bags and 1 1/2 cups sugar per gallon to make the best. Letting the tea steep for 15 minutes is also critical to the recipe. If you want cheap...McDonald's tea is close... if you mix it with 2 parts sweet and 1 part unsweetened.
Jessie Gable March 27, 2012 at 01:40 AM
We won't be able to add any more restaurants after 5 p.m. on Tuesday, so make sure you get your suggestions in now.

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