Users' questions

What can I mix with hot tea?

What can I mix with hot tea?

10 Additives to Make Your Tea Taste Better

  • Citrus. PIN IT.
  • Berries. PIN IT.
  • Cinnamon. During crisp, fall afternoons or winter, snowy nights cinnamon in your tea will create a spice to the drink.
  • Honey or Honeysuckle (with lemon if needed) PIN IT.
  • Lemon Verbena, Lemon Basil or Lemon Thyme.
  • Mint or Peppermint.
  • Ginger.
  • Maple Syrup.

How do you make hot tea at home?


  1. Boil water. If using an electric kettle with temperature setting, set it to 208°F for black tea.
  2. Warm up teapot.
  3. Put tea into teapot and add hot water.
  4. Cover teapot and steep tea for 5 minutes.
  5. Strain tea solids and pour hot tea into tea cups.

What kind of alcohol is good in hot tea?

The easiest way to tastefully incorporate alcohol into your favorite tea is by slightly altering the classic Hot Toddy recipe. Choose your preferred spirit—whether it be rum, gin, whiskey or vodka—pour it into a mug along with a touch of honey and a spritz of lemon, then top it with tea in place of hot water.

What is the best flavor of hot tea?

Best Tea: The Tastiest Flavors For Your Next Cup

  • Thai Ginger Tea.
  • Organic Sencha Fuji Green Tea.
  • Iron Goddess of Mercy Oolong Tea.
  • Rooibos Tea.
  • Chamomile Lemongrass Tea.
  • Indian Chai Spiced Tea.
  • Peppermint Tea.
  • Silver Moonlight Wild White Tea. White tea is a true tea that offers a delicate and nuanced flavor profile.

What breakfast goes well with tea?

Tea-Infused Breakfast Recipes

  • 1) Chai Tea French Toast.
  • 2) Tea-Poached Eggs Benedict.
  • 3) Gluten-Free Earl Grey Blueberry Pancakes.
  • 4) Matcha Green Tea and Banana Oatmeal.
  • 5) Rooibos Banana-Carrot Bread.
  • 6) Scrambled Eggs with Matcha and Lime.

What tea goes well with whiskey?

Sometimes called a hot toddy, mixing whiskey with hot tea can create a delicious and comforting drink….Some people recommend black or chamomile tea for this drink.

  • Choose your favorite tea, as all flavors can work, though.
  • Some people even use cheaper tea bags such as Lipton.

Can you drink tea with alcohol?

“You can also add whiskey to a black tea / Bailey’s drink if you want to make it even stronger.” When mixing hot tea and spirits, Sardino suggests making the tea stronger than usual — actually doubling the amount of tea used — so the alcohol doesn’t overpower the taste of the tea.

What tea goes best with whiskey?

Pairing Tea and Whiskey

  • Irish whiskey and Lipton Yellow Label. This is my classic starter pairing.
  • Whiskey and Cold Green Tea.
  • Bourbon and Darjeeling.
  • Scotch and Darjeeling.
  • Scotch and Earl Grey.
  • Scotch and Gunpowder Tea.

Which tea is good for beginners?

Jasmine green tea has one of the most soothing tea flavors among green tea. It’s a great choice for beginners because it’s somewhere in between pure green tea and flavored blends, but without the strong and possibly bitter notes of both types.

How do Beginners drink tea?

The instructions: Put a couple pinches of tea leaves in your glass, then fill it with hot water. Let steep for a minute, then sip, using your lips to filter out the tea leaves. Add more water, re-steep, and repeat for as long as you want. No muss, no fuss, no obsessing over water temperature or steeping times.