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Hot Apple Tea

Oxmoor House
Hands-on time 5 mins
Total time 10 mins
Yield 8 servings
Serve this Hot Apple Tea for a warm and comforting winter beverage. Sweeten with honey or sugar, if desired.


  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon whole cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon whole allspice
  • 2 (3-inch) cinnamon sticks
  • 1 (12-oz.) can frozen apple juice concentrate
  • 10 English Breakfast tea bags
  • Garnish: thin Granny Smith apple slices

How to Make It

  1. Place first 5 ingredients and 8 cups water in a Dutch oven. Bring to a boil, stirring until juice melts; remove from heat. Add tea bags. Cover; steep 5 minutes. Remove tea bags.

  2. Pour tea through a strainer, discarding solids. Garnish, if desired.

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