Hot Tea Recipes

Warm your bones with a cuppa! Any of these hot tea recipes, including spice tea and herbal tea recipes, are sure to do the trick.

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Bourbon Chocolate Pumpkin Latte

I created this by adapting two of my favorite recipes. It's the perfect beverage to warm you up at a special occasion or a weekend breakfast. —Ellen Riley, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Stovetop Hot Chocolate

1 review

My mom created this stovetop hot chocolate recipe to serve large groups of carolers and frozen sledders. I take it...


Slow-Cooked Chai Tea

A friend of my mother's brought chai tea to her house. She told us in India it is served every...


Cherry Limeade Sweet Tea

Sweet tea and cherry limeade are two of my favorite summer libations, so I decided to combine them—the results are...


Orange Blossom Mint Refresher

6 reviews

I came up with this recipe because I'm not a fan of regular iced tea. This tea has the perfect...

Warm-You-Up Hot Chocolate

This delicious, not-too-sweet hot chocolate was originally submitted by Kathy Young of Weatherford, Texas. It's richly flavored and delicately seasoned...


Spiced Morning Mocha

Vickie Wright of Omaha, Nebraska shared her original recipe for this indulgent coffee drink that was spiced with ginger and...

Peppermint Patty Hot Cocoa

A hint of cool mint makes this rich sipper a nice change of pace from traditional hot cocoa. Add a...


Frothy Cafe Bombon

I discovered this layered java beverage during my honeymoon in Spain. —Keri Hesemann, St. Charles, Missouri


Chilly-Day Hot Cocoa Mix

1 review

This easy-to-assemble gift is perfect for teachers, friends and neighbors. —Marie Wiersma, St. Johns, Michigan


Spiced Apple-Grape Juice

Round out any brunch with this spiced apple drink. Seasoned with cinnamon, cloves and allspice, it will wrap your guests...

Hot Spiced Wine

3 reviews

My friends, family and I enjoy this spiced wine during cold-winter gatherings. This warm drink will be a special treat...


Pineapple Cider Wassail

1 review

Pineapple juice prevents this hot drink from becoming overly sweet. Skip the rum—without sacrificing flavor—for a beverage that's ideal for...


Chocolate Chai Frappes

Mix chocolate milk with chai tea and get a glass of pure comfort. There’s no more delicious way to cool...


Butterscotch Hot Cocoa

1 review

Most people are used to adding mint flavoring to their hot cocoa. But my family favors this version, which calls...


Frothy Mexi-Mocha Coffee

24 reviews

Knowing that this cup of coffee is waiting for me on the other side of the alarm clock makes for...

Peppermint Hot Chocolate

3 reviews

More than a hint of cool mint makes this delicious sipper a special switch from traditional hot chocolate. Besides the...


Hot Cider with Orange Twists

2 reviews

I first tasted a steaming mug of this comforting beverage on a frigid evening. It's still a family favorite on...


Spiced Coffee

2 reviews

I’ve found that those who aren’t necessarily coffee fans often change their tune when they get a whiff of this...


Cinnamon Hot Chocolate Mix

9 reviews

When our children left for college, they each insisted on taking a large container of this cinnamon-y cocoa mix with...


Peachy Spiced Cider

2 reviews

Welcome guests with the inviting aroma of this warm beverage. I served this spiced cider at a cookie exchange and...


Hot Buttered Rum Mix

9 reviews

I offered this comforting, hot drink to guests at one of my Bunco gatherings. Everyone wanted the recipe. I like...


Vanilla Almond Hot Cocoa

19 reviews

Treat your family to this comforting, homemade cocoa as you decorate the tree or open holiday gifts. Vanilla and almond...


Honey Coffee

9 reviews

For a quick pick-me-up, sip this pleasantly sweet coffee, inspired by the taste of a traditional Spanish latte.—Taste of Home...

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Pumpkin Pie Latte

32 reviews

Enjoy this espresso drink during the holidays or all year round! With just the right amount of spice, it tastes...


Slow-Cooked Apple Cranberry Cider

1 review

Buffets are my favorite way to feed a crowd. This fruity cider can be made ahead, then kept warm in...


Creamy Hot White Chocolate

2 reviews

We enjoy this hot beverage all year long, but especially around the holidays. It's a tasty change of pace from...


Sweet Citrus Iced Tea

4 reviews

My family has been making iced tea this way ever since I was a child. When I recently prepared it...


Warm Pomegranate Punch

If you're looking for something special to serve on a chilly evening, try this warming punch. It has a subtle...


Spiced Mulled Wine

You'll want to heat this traditional beverage before company arrives. Your home will have the scent of Christmas! —Lana Gryga,...