Russian Tea

Elizabeth Lancaster


This amazingly delicious tea comes from my Great Grandmother's kitchen! (my Mother's Grandma)
I always remember this tea at Christmas time.
****This Recipe makes about a 32 servings *********

Hope you give this a try this Christmas Season, (much better than hot apple cider)
Merry Christmas and Enjoy!!!!


★★★★★ 1 vote

15 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 3 Tbsp
    powdered lemonade mix ( country time)
  • 3/4 c
  • 1/3 c
    instant tea (nestea) unsweetened
  • 1/4 c
    white sugar
  • 1/8 tsp
    ground cloves
  • 1/4 tsp
    cinnamon, ground
  • ·
    for every 1 cup of hot water, use 1 1/2 tsp (or more,depending unpon your taste) of tea mixture

How to Make Russian Tea


  1. mix all ingredients together and store in an air tight container or jar!
  2. For Every 1 cup of hot water, mix in 1 1/2 tsp of Russian Tea Mix. Enjoy!!!!!! (can add more tea mix to your cup if you desire, there is no limit) Make it as strong or as weak as you wish.

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About Russian Tea

Course/Dish: Hot Drinks Other Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian Vegan Dairy Free

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