Prepare a mix by combining the above ingredients.
Store in tightly covered jars. Makes 2 cups. This recipe can be doubled or tripled.
Serve it hot:
For 1 serving, place 1 well-rounded teaspoon of mix in a cup, fill with boiling water and stir until dissolved.
For 1 quart (6 servings), dissolve 1/3 cup of the mix in 1 quart boiling water in a heatproof pitcher or bowl.
Serve with lemon wedges or cinnamon stick stirrer, if desired.
Serve it cold:
For 1 serving, dissolve 2 well-rounded teaspoons of mix with 3/4 cup boiling water. Pour over ice cubesin tall glass.
Note: Use more or less per serving, if desired.