Cold Tea with Spices


No matter where you are or what you are eating, sipping flavorful chilled tea on a hot summer day is a heavenly experience. Plus, such a refreshing drink also will do your body good.

Recipe for this herbal tea is very easy. Plus, it’s endlessly adaptable. You can make it light or strong, whatever you prefer more. The sweetness of the drink you can also adjust to your taste. This is the universal recipe. So, here you can start getting creative.


  • 1 lemon
  • 6 clove buds
  • 4 tbsp herbal tea
  • ice cubes (for serving)
  • mint leaves – to taste
  • cinnamon – to taste
  • honey – to taste


Bring 1,5 liter of water to boil. Add herbal tea, cinnamon, and clove buds. Wash and cut a lemon into circles. Add the lemon to the mixture. Stir in honey. Mix everything carefully and let the tea brew. Then cool it and put in your fridge. Add lemon slices and ice cubes to the tea before serving. Decorate it with mint leaves.

Enjoy your meal!

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