Hot Cranberry Tea

Hot Cranberry Tea Recipe

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Sharon Colyer

By
@Cmom02

A drink to warm you up, when the cold wind blows. From Christmas with Southern Living Cookbook 1997.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
Makes 3 1/2 quarts
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3 1/2 qt
water
4 c
fresh cranberries
12
whole cloves
4
(3 inch) cinnamon sticks
2 c
sugar*
2 large
oranges, juiced (2/3 cup)
2 large
lemons, juiced (1/4 cup)
*substitute sugar-free sweetener to be good for diabetics.

How to Make Hot Cranberry Tea

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine first 4 ingredients in a Dutch oven. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 12 minutes.
  • 2Pour mixture through several layers of cheesecloth in a wire-mesh strainer into a large container, discarding cheesecloth, cranberries, and spices.
  • 3Return mixture to pan. Add sugar or sugar substitute and remaining ingredients, stirring, until sugar or substitute dissolves. Serve warm. Makes 3 1/2 quarts.

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