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Fruit Tea Punch

Loveless Cafe
This classic fruit tea recipe comes from the Loveless Cafe in Nashville, TN.
4.8 from 5 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American/Southern
Servings 0.5 gallon


  • 8 cups water divided in half
  • 1 family-size tea bag or 6 regular-size tea bags
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • ½ cup frozen orange juice concentrate thawed
  • ½ cup frozen lemonade concentrate thawed
  • orange slice, lemon, or fresh mint for garnish


  • In a medium-size saucepan, bring 4 cups water to a boil.
  • Add tea bag and cinnamon stick, remove from heat and let stand for 5-7 minutes.
  • Once steeped, remove cinnamon and tea bag.
  • Add sugar and stir until dissolved.
  • Stir in orange juice and lemonade concentrates.
  • Pour mixture into pitcher, add remaining 4 cups water and pour over ice.
  • Garnish with fresh mint or lemon slice if desired.
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