Russian Tea (All Natural)

“Remember Lara's little kitchen in the country town in Dr. Zhivago? I believe that this is how that kitchen must have smelled --spiced tea brewing in the warmth while the cold winds rage outside. Recipe from Whole Foods.”
READY IN:
25mins
SERVES:
6
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Bring water, cinnamon stick and cloves to a boil in a medium saucepan; remove from heat and add tea.
  2. Steep, covered, for 5 minutes. Strain and discard the tea leaves and whole spices.
  3. In a small saucepan, heat orange juice, lemon juice, sugar and nutmeg. Warm until the sugar dissolves.
  4. Add the juice mixture to the tea. Taste and add more sugar if desired.
  5. Reheat (don't boil!) and serve.

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