Orange Spiced Tea
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.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
- 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.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 64 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 1mg sodium, 17g carbohydrate (17g sugars, 0 fiber), 0 protein.
Originally published as Orange Spiced Tea in Crafting Traditions November/December 2003