NEXT RECIPE >

Sugar-Free Russian Tea Recipe
Sugar-Free Russian Tea Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Next Recipe

Sugar-Free Russian Tea Recipe

Read Reviews
2.5 7 5
Publisher Photo
Relates Mendota, Illinois field editor Kim Marie Van Rheenen, "My mother always had Russian tea mix on hand for a quick warm-up. OUr son has diabetes, so I carry on the tradition using this delicious sugar-free alternative."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 5 min.
MAKES:48 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 5 min.
MAKES: 48 servings

Ingredients

  • 4-1/2 teaspoons sugar-free orange drink mix
  • 3-1/2 teaspoons Crystal Light lemonade drink mix
  • Artificial sweetener equivalent to 16 teaspoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 2 calories, 1g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.

Directions

  1. Combine all ingredients; mix well. Store in an airtight container. To prepare one serving, add 1/4 teaspoon of mix to 3/4 cup of hot water; stir well. Yield: 1/4 cup mix.
Originally published as Sugar-Free Russian Tea in Taste of Home December/January 1999, p17


Reviews for Sugar-Free Russian Tea

AVERAGE RATING
(5)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (2)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (3)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
ddairy User ID: 4246727 84002
Reviewed Oct. 2, 2011

"The old version has tea in it. I'm guessing she forgot it."

MY REVIEW
mundelein User ID: 2452583 57713
Reviewed Jan. 28, 2010

"Is there tea in this drink?"

MY REVIEW
rhunter User ID: 3287721 18895
Reviewed Jan. 25, 2010

"This is a great recipe. My mother gave me this recipe many years ago. I used Tang sometimes... Love it ...Hot OR Cold."

MY REVIEW
sthiel42 User ID: 4548973 31163
Reviewed Jan. 14, 2010

"Why is this called "tea" when there is no tea in the recipe???"

MY REVIEW
zipdiz User ID: 2536962 18893
Reviewed Dec. 29, 2009

"THANK YOU FOR TAKING THE TIME TO MAKE THIS RECIPE SUGAR-FREE; I HAVE THE OLD VERSION, AND HATE ALL THAT SUGAR! THIS IS YUMMY AND OH SO COMFORTING, AND BETTER FOR YOU THAN THE OLD RECIPE."

MY REVIEW
wyocook09 User ID: 2238574 69502
Reviewed Feb. 26, 2009

"Your working with sugar free and the teaspoons is correct."

MY REVIEW
wyocook09 User ID: 2238574 25053
Reviewed Feb. 26, 2009

"Should this recipe be in cups instead of teaspoons with the teaspoon measurements for a serving?

smkjchris@yahoo.com"

Loading Image