Orange Tea Cooler

The Florida's Natural Premium Brand Orange Juice comes from a cooperative of local farmers. You can find varieties with and without pulp to suit your tastes.


Makes 4 quarts

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Steep: 5 Minutes


2 family-size tea bags or 5 regular-size tea bags
1 3/4 cups sugar
2 (2 1/2-inch) cinnamon sticks
1 teaspoon whole cloves
1 quart boiling water
2 1/2 cups orange juice
2 cups water
1 1/3 cups cranberry juice cocktail, chilled


Combine first 4 ingredients; stir in 1 quart boiling water. Cover and steep 5 minutes.

Pour mixture through a fine wire-mesh strainer into a large pitcher, discarding tea bags and spices. Stir in orange juice, 2 cups water, and cranberry juice. Chill. Serve over ice, if desired.