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Russian Tea Mix

Rated as 4.6 out of 5 Stars

"Enjoy this tangy beverage on a cold winter's morning when you want something tasty and hot, but don't want coffee! It makes a great gift from your kitchen, too."
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10 m servings 31 cals
Original recipe yields 80 servings (5 cups dry mix)


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  1. In a large bowl, combine instant tea powder, orange drink mix, lemonade powder, SPLENDA(R) Granulated Sweetener, cinnamon and cloves. Mix thoroughly. Store in a sealed jar.
  2. To use, mix 3 to 4 teaspoons of mix with 1 cup hot or cold water. Adjust to taste.


  • Note
  • This is a reduced sugar version of a recipe originally submitted by an Allrecipes home cook.
  • Serving Size: 1 tablespoon dry mix

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 31 calories; 0 g fat; 8.2 g carbohydrates; 0 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; < 1 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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This is a great recipe. It's very sweet. Tastes exactly like the original. This is definitely a keeper.

I had gotten some as a gift and ran and and was able to find this recipe to make some more...good stuff. If your not a splenda fan just use any sweetener you like. I used just plan sugar and it ...

this recipe was easy to follow, at best okay for me. My kids loved it. I didn't find it sweet at all. However it was flavorful, add more for a more intense drink experience then author recommend...

I make a batch of this every fall. Warms me up in the evening during the long winter months.