Spiced Holiday Tea

  • 15 min
  • 4 servings

Easily double or triple this spiced hot tea recipe to serve at Christmas or winter parties.


  • Ingredients
    • 2 cups water
    • 3 tea bags (unflavored black tea)
    • 4 star anise
    • 1 three inch cinnamon stick
    • 1 cup passion fruit nectar
    • 3 tablespoons honey
    • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • Directions
    • Prep
      10 min
    • Cook
      5 min
    • Ready in
      15 min

    Easily double or triple this spiced hot tea recipe to serve at Christmas or winter parties.

    Step 1
    In a medium saucepan bring water to boiling. Add tea bags, anise, and cinnamon stick. Reduce heat. simmer, uncovered, for 3 to 5 minutes. Discard tea bags and cinnamon stick. Stir in nectar, honey, and lemon juice. Heat through.
    Step 2
    Pour tea mixture into four heat-proof cups, floating a star anise on top of each. Makes 4 servings.
Ingredients
  • 2 cups water
  • 3 tea bags (unflavored black tea)
  • 4 star anise
  • 1 three inch cinnamon stick
  • 1 cup passion fruit nectar
  • 3 tablespoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
Directions
  • Prep
    10 min
  • Cook
    5 min
  • Ready In
    15 min
  • Step 1
    In a medium saucepan bring water to boiling. Add tea bags, anise, and cinnamon stick. Reduce heat. simmer, uncovered, for 3 to 5 minutes. Discard tea bags and cinnamon stick. Stir in nectar, honey, and lemon juice. Heat through.
  • Step 2
    Pour tea mixture into four heat-proof cups, floating a star anise on top of each. Makes 4 servings.