Holiday Drinks

Makes 4 servings/serving size: 1 cup

When the weather turns cold, it’s time to cozy up with a delicious, warm drink! This Russian, spicy, honey drink is soothing for your throat during cold season.

PREP TIME: 10 MIN | COOK TIME: 20 MIN | TOTAL TIME: 30 MIN

INGREDIENTS

● 4 cups water
● 1⁄2 cup sugar
● 2 tablespoons honey
● 2 whole cloves
● 1⁄8 teaspoon ground cardamom
● 1 inch fresh ginger root, peeled and sliced
● 1 cinnamon stick
● 1 teaspoon lemon zest
● 1 tablespoon fresh mint leaves, chopped

DIRECTIONS

1. Combine all ingredients in a medium saucepan.
2. Cover and bring to a boil.
3. Turn off and let rest for 20 minutes.
4. Strain.
5. You can enjoy this drink hot or cold!

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