Forget-Me-Not Tea Mix From: Quick Gifts From the Kitchen--No Cooking Required

1 (15 oz.) jar instant orange breakfast drink mix
1 cup granulated sugar
1 cup unsweetened instant tea powder
1/2 cup presweetened lemonade mix
1 (0.14 oz.) package unsweetened cherry-flavored soft drink mix
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon ground nutmeg

In a large bowl, combine all ingredients until well blended. Recipe makes about 4 cups of tea mix. Place 2 cups of mix in a one-pint canning jar and decorate lid with a fabric circle (instructions on page 59). Or place 2 cups of mix in a plastic zipper-type bag. Place plastic bag inside a fabric bag (instructions on page 56). Tie closed with ribbon, jute or raffia tied into a bow. Attach cooking instruction tag.

To Serve: Place 1-1/2 to 2 tablespoons of mix into a mug. Add 8 ounces of hot water. Stir until blended.

Gift basket idea: Place fabric bag of mix in a basket with a mug and a mug mat.

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