This sweet steeped beverage is the perfect complement to the Currant Jelly Scones and Spiced Spritz Cookies. If you like garnish with orange slices and cinnamon sticks.
VERIFIED BY Taste of Home Test Kitchen
- 4 cups boiling water
- 7 orange-flavored tea bags
- 3 cinnamon sticks (3 inches)
- 1/4 cup honey
- Orange slices and additional cinnamon sticks
- Place boiling water in a teapot. Add the tea bags and cinnamon sticks. Cover and let steep for 5 minutes. Discard the cinnamon sticks and tea bags. Stir in the honey. Garnish each teacup with an orange slice and another cinnamon stick if desired. Yield: 4 servings.
Originally published as Orange Spiced Tea in Country Woman November/December 2003, p51