Russian Tea Mix (Orange Spiced Tea)

READY IN: 2mins
Recipe by littleturtle

Spicy, tangy tea. Can be served hot or cold. Makes 5 cups of tea mix.

Top Review by Meri Beth

My mom used to make this when I was a kid and I appreciate you posting this so I can enjoy it as an adult. Good recipe- I subbed splenda for the sugar and used sugar free or low cal mixes and it still tastes great. Thanks again!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup instant tea (or 1/2 cup instant tea with a 1 qt pkg lemonade mix)
  • 2 cups Tang orange crystals (or orange flavored instant breakfast shake powder)
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon clove
  • 34 cup red cinnamon candies or 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon


  1. Mix all ingredients together and store in a covered container.
  2. To use, dissolve 2 tsp mix in one cup of hot water.

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