14 Loaded Tea Recipes For Beginners

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Loaded tea is quite the rage these days. Usually recognized by its popping colors and quirky names, loaded tea is widely popular, containing a rich blend of herbal stimulants and caffeine. Most variations of loaded teas also consist of ingredients that you may find in various energy drinks, such as taurine, inositol, and niacin.

This isn't pure tea. Instead, you can label loaded tea like an energy drink that may increase your heart rate and give you a tingling sensation.

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If you haven't tried loaded tea before, you can be a part of the hype and make it at home. There are many flavors to play around with, which is a major advantage of trying this drink.

Many loaded teas in stores are made from Herbalife Tea. However, when trying these recipes at home, you can easily use simple ingredients from your nearest grocery store.

Easy Loaded Tea Recipes

1. Slimer

This drink is packed with loads of flavors and ingredients. For instance, the recipe contains Energy Rush in citrus, Waka lemon green tea powder, Nutrocist guarana powder, and a Great Value lemonade drink mix. In addition, there are other ingredients, such as vera juice, water, and ice.

It is easy to make this loaded tea recipe as it involves mixing all ingredients. To beat the heat, you can enjoy this drink on a hot summer afternoon.

2. Ghostbusters

This peach and green drink has a sour taste and features ingredients like Stardust all pink, green apples, and lemonade. Add aloe vera juice, green tea powder, and guarana powder to the mix for the best results.

While this drink provides a refreshing taste, it also looks great to enjoy. So, if you have guests coming over, follow the instructions mentioned in the recipe card and try this amazing tea recipe.

3. Area 51

Our next loaded tea recipe is the unique and oh-so-delicious Area 51. This is, again, a sour drink with pineapple and blue raspberry.

This drink is yellow and green, perfect to enlighten anyone's mood. As soon as you take your first sip, you get a caffeine kick, ideal for helping you enjoy the drink to the fullest.

Make sure to add ice to your drink, so it gets properly chilled. If ice isn't an option, add all the ingredients to a glass of cold water for the same results.

4. Harvest Moon

Have you heard the lines, "Because I am still in love with you, on this harvest moon"? This drink is inspired by these words, and the color cleverly reflects the concept.

Made from grape drink mix, mango tangelo mix, blackberry lemonade mix, and black tea powder, this drink will keep you energized and alive throughout the day.

The good thing is that it doesn't contain a lot of calories. So, even on a diet, you can enjoy a glass or two every day.

This drink is perfect for serving your guests on a movie night, as it complements the theme of the dark sky pretty well.

5. Captain America

"I am just a kid from Brooklyn." These lines are a favorite of every human fan of Captain America. So, if you are a part of the character's fan club too, you can't miss out on enjoying the wonderful loaded tea, Captain America.

What does this drink offer you? For starters, its colors can easily brighten up anyone's day. The combination of dark red and blue colors is attractive and good enough to convince you to take a sip.

Secondly, since the recipe uses strawberry powder and wild berry juice, you will love this drink's sweet and tangy flavors. It is perfect for people looking for anything that isn't too sweet or sour.

6. Rainbow Road

This is one of the most visually attractive drinks on our list. The Rainbow Road loaded tea has red, yellow, and green colors, reminding you of all the happy and best things in life.

Besides, it has a mind-blowing flavor. The drink features Mango Punch, Blue Raspberry juice, and a Strawberry packet. When mixed, all these ingredients give you a sweet and sour flavor, perfect to enjoy after a long day at work.

Also, can you see that the drink resembles traffic lights? This is another reason to drink and serve it to your kids.

7. Cherry Pop

The color of this drink is quite enough to convince you to take your first sip. This drink is a masterpiece and combines the flavors of dragon fruit and cherry pomegranate.

To make this drink, follow the instructions carefully in the tagged recipe card. The flavors of this tea are perfect to have as a part of your summer pool party. It goes well with snacks such as nachos, chips, or cakes.

Before you serve the beverage, make sure it is properly chilled.

8. Fish Bowl

Do you have kids always looking for reasons to cook or make edible drinks? If yes, try making this interesting and colorful loaded tea with them.

This is a light drink, so they can consume it after making it. The ingredients used are blue ocean breeze drink mix, lemon lime drink mix, and black tea powder. You can reduce the amount of tea powder as per the ages of your children, as small kids must avoid this ingredient.

The beautiful shades of water make this drink pretty attractive. So, make it on your kid's next play date.

9. Hulk

We love loaded tea drinks named after famous superhero characters. Hulk is one of them, and this drink's beautiful shades pretty well represent the character's appearance.

This is a perfect drink to elevate your energy levels from just a single glass. The drink is packed with grape, blue raspberry, and lemonade flavors.

Use instant black tea powder to increase the caffeine levels of this drink. This way, you can stay energized for the rest of the day.

Ensure your drink is chilled enough to feel like Hulk swimming under cold water.

10. Mexican Sunset

There is nothing as mesmerizing and calming as a Mexican sunset. This drink is inspired by nature's beauty and depicts the colors of the sunset pretty well.

Made from ingredients such as limeade and cherry drink mix, every sip will remind you of a traditional Mexican cocktail. You can also add pineapple drink mix to the recipe for a much-needed sweet and tangy flavor.

This is an ideal loaded tea recipe to enjoy at a beach party. You can also serve it on a picnic and let your guests praise its colors and taste.

11. Caramel Apple

Both kids and adults love the combination of caramel and apple. This drink will remind you of all the good things in life because of its perfect and adequate sweet flavor.

To make this loaded tea recipe, you require ingredients like pineapple and apple drink mixes. Besides, you will have to add caramel syrup with instant black tea for the sweet flavor and caffeine kick.

We love how this drink can be served at country fairs and other summer parties.

12. Lula Rich

The best thing about these loaded tea recipes is that each drink has a story behind it. Besides, all the options can be served on various occasions, so you don't have to worry about selecting a drink. Their colors and flavors are enough to help you match them with the rest of your menu.

The drink Lula Rich is a great mixture of strawberry and pineapple flavors. It is a refreshing loaded tea and uses instant black tea for the much-needed caffeine kick.

13. Lake Days

Do you want to enjoy a soothing drink to beat the summer heat? Lake Days is a wonderful loaded tea recipe that will remind you of the calm and cold ocean and the beautiful breeze.

This tea recipe is both refreshing and calming and is made with ocean water and cherry drink mixes. What's more, it features beautiful blue and red colors, relaxing your nerves on a busy day.

14. Gulf Breeze

This is one of the most soothing loaded tea drinks of all time. With every sip, you can taste pina colada, flavors of strawberry, bananas, oranges, and guarana powder.

It is a perfect drink to enjoy at the beach while you explore the smooth water waves.

Interestingly, the calming colors of this drink can also soothe your mind and body for some time.

Loaded Tea-Witch Please

Witch Please Loaded Tea

This is an interesting loaded tea recipe with a perfect blend of grape, orange and watermelon flavors.
4.67 from 6 votes
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Course: dinner, lunch
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Colorful drinks, Loaded tea, Witch please
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 1 person
Author: Corrie


  • 1 tablespoon Energy Rush Orange
  • ¼ teaspoon grape drink mix 1.75 oz
  • ¼ teaspoon watermelon drink mix
  • ¼ teaspoon Black tea powder
  • teaspoon Nutricost guarana powder
  • ¼ teaspoon green apple drink mix
  • ¼ teaspoon lemonade drink mix
  • 2 oz cold aloe vera drink
  • Water
  • Ice


  • Dissolve tea, guarana, orange, and watermelon in a glass of hot water.
  • Pack the glass with ice.
  • Pour cold aloe vera juice into the cup.
  • Mic lemonade and green apple in water separately.
  • Add the above to the rest of the ingredients.
  • Enjoy the drink.


Serving: 1person Calories: 19kcal
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