Cinnamon-Orange Black Tea

citrus mint and spicy assam tea in french press
Photo: Alpha Smoot
Prep Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
10 mins
4 cups

Cinnamon sticks and orange peel are toasted to express the aromatics, then teamed with Assam tea in a French press to create an invigorating elixir.


  • Peel of 1 orange

  • 3 broken cinnamon sticks

  • 3 tablespoons Assam tea

  • 4 cups hot water


  1. Toast orange peel and cinnamon sticks in a pan over medium heat for 3 minutes. Add to a French press with tea. Add hot water, steep 5 minutes, plunge, and serve.

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