Filed Under: 30 minutes or more, Beverage, Child, Fruit, Pregnancy

Sparkling Cranberry Tea

Thirst quenching and refreshing, this basic recipe will work with any herbal tea.

February 3rd, 2009

Recipe by Leeanne Wright

"It's sort of strong but I think it has a lot of zip, too. I'd like to make it again." Alison O'Connor, 9, Whitby, Ont.

"This would taste great as a patio drink on a hot day, tart, cool and refreshing. It looked very fancy, and it was a lovely ruby red." Heather O'Connor, mom of five, Whitby, Ont.
Servings
8
Prep Time
25 minutes
Ingredients
  • 8 cranberry-flavoured herbal tea bags
  • 2 cups boiling water
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 1-1/2 cups sparkling water
  • 1 lemon, cut into thin slices
Directions
  1. Steep tea in boiling water for 10 minutes. Remove tea bags and stir in honey. Chill.

  2. To serve, add ice to serving glass, fill with tea and sparkling water. Garnish with lemon slices.

Nutrients Per Serving

Per serving: 79 calories, 0.3 g fat, 82.3 mg calcium, 8 mg sodium, 21.3 g carbohydrates, 0.2 g fibre, 0.0 g protein

Sparkling Cranberry Tea
Photo by David Bagosy
Food styling by David Grenier
Prop styling by Felice Morsillo

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