Coffee with Cinnamon and Cloves

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


2 servings

Updated: Jun. 05, 2023
A quick-and-easy, fall-flavored coffee made with instant granules. What's not to love about this special beverage? —Jill Garn, Charlotte, Michigan
Coffee with Cinnamon and Cloves Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 2 cups water
  • 5 teaspoons instant coffee granules
  • 1/2 cinnamon stick (3 inches)
  • 4 whole cloves
  • 5 teaspoons sugar
  • Whipped topping, optional


  1. In a small saucepan, combine the water, coffee granules, cinnamon stick and cloves. Bring to a boil. Remove from the heat; cover and let stand for 5-8 minutes. Strain and discard spices. Stir in sugar until dissolved. Ladle into mugs. Serve with whipped topping if desired.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup (calculated without whipped topping): 46 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 starch.