Makes 1 quart
A cinnamon stick provides a striking garnish and convenient stir stick, as well as a fitting accent flavor.
• 1 quart water
• 6 teaspoons black tea or 6 regular tea bags
• 1 tablespoon whole cloves
• 1/4 cup chopped orange zest
• Orange slices for garnish
Audrey Scano, an assistant editor of The Herb Companion, lives with her husband, two dogs, and a cat in Loveland, Colorado.