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Monday, June 28, 2010

Russian Friendship Tea

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Make your guests a jar of Russian Friendship Tea for a wedding favor.  Served at the Biltmore, this tea is sweet, with a touch of citrus and spice and is perfect to give at winter or even fall weddings. 
Russian Friendship Tea Mix Recipe

Russina Friendship Tea Recipe from Bake It Pretty Blog:
2-1/2 cups Instant Orange Drink Mix (like Tang)
1-1/2 cups Instant Lemonade Mix (like Country Time)
1-1/2 cups Instant Unsweetened Tea
1/2 cup Sugar
1 teaspoon ground ginger
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground allspice
1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
(all spices are the dried, ground kind- not whole!)

In a large bowl, whisk together all ingredients until thoroughly combined.  Use a funnel to add one cup of hte  mix to a jar or bag.  If you want some pretty labels go to: Where there is a PDF file to print with directions on how to make the tea on the back.  While you are there take a look at the rest of the great blog and site! You'll fall in love! 


  1. interesting, may not use it for favors but for teacher's gifts for school

  2. this actually tastes pretty good, my mom and I tried it out last week.