Chai Spiced Hot Apple Cider Tea in a glass mug on a red checkered tablecloth

Chai Spiced Sweet Tea Hot Apple Cider

A blend of apple cider, tea, and chai spices, this delicious Chai Spiced Sweet Tea Hot Apple Cider recipe is perfect for fall, winter, and the holidays.

Course Drinks
Cuisine American, Indian, Southern
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 17 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 175 kcal
Author Katie Moseman


  • 4 cups Milo's Tea Sweetened with Pure Cane Sugar variety
  • 4 cups apple cider
  • 4 cinnamon sticks
  • 4 pieces star anise
  • 4 slices fresh ginger
  • 4 black peppercorns
  • 4 green cardamom pods cracked open


  1. Heat all ingredients together until steaming hot.  For more spice flavor, continue to heat for 15 minutes or more.  Strain and serve.  Garnish with a cinnamon stick if desired.

Recipe Notes

Increase or decrease the servings by using a 1 to 1 quantity ratio.  For example, for 12 servings, use 6 cups tea, 6 cups cider, 6 cinnamon sticks, and so on.

Nutrition Facts
Chai Spiced Sweet Tea Hot Apple Cider
Amount Per Serving
Calories 175
% Daily Value*
Sodium 11mg0%
Potassium 338mg10%
Fiber 2g8%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin C 3.7mg4%
Calcium 40mg4%
Iron 0.8mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.