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This mild tea has a lightly sweet and herbal flavor. Of course, the longer it sits, the more flavored it becomes. If you don’t have thyme, you could always substitute basil or marjoram, though they might be overpowering if you add too much.

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Plum and Thyme Fruit Tea

  • 3  tea bags of black tea (more if you like strong tea)
  • 3  tbsp honey
  • 1  plum, sliced
  • Sprigs of fresh thyme, lightly crushed

In a glass 2 cup measuring cup, boil 2 cups of water in the microwave. Remove from microwave and add the teabags. Allow to steep for about 30 minutes. Drain hot tea into a pitcher. Add honey, plum, and thyme sprigs. Add more water if desired. Allow to sit so the flavors blend, about 2 hours. Serve over ice.