1 tbsp. honey
1 oz. brandy
1 tbsp. fresh squeezed lemon (or orange) juice
1 cup boiling hot water
1 tea bag
- garnishes, your choice: whole star anise, cloves or cinnamon sticks, and lemon or orange slices
Coat the bottom of a coffee mug or Irish coffee glass with honey. Pour in brandy, lemon juice and hot water in that order; add tea bag. Let steep 2-5 min. to taste; remove tea bag and garnish as desired.