Days are getting shorter, nights are getting cooler and you start swapping your daily frozen drink for another one of life’s simple pleasures: a nice hot cup of tea.

You boil the water, pour it in your favorite mug and add a bag of your favorite tea brand. Old habits are comforting, especially during the winter months.

If you feel more adventurous and want to try a new tea recipe, we have gathered 17 different homemade tea recipes that will bring you richness in flavor, satisfaction for your sweet tooth, and even sickness-fighting properties.

Take comfort as you indulge!

17 Homemade Tea Recipes for Colds

  1. Flu Survival Tea
  2. Basil Ginger Tea
  3. Moroccan Mint Tea
  4. Hot Coconut Herbal Tea
  5. Slow Cooker Apple Chai
  6. Cinnamon Tea
  7. Autumn Tea
  8. Pumpkin Chai Tea Latte
  9. Chai Tea
  10. Vegan Chai Hot Chocolate
  11. Cocoa Tea
  12. “Butterscotch” Detox Tea aka Dandelion Tea
  13. Caramel Vanilla Chai Tea Latte
  14. London Fog Tea Latte (Earl Grey Latte)
  15. Turkish Tea
  16. Instant Russian Tea
  17. DIY Russian Tea Mason Jar Gift

Do you have a favorite, comforting tea?