Masala Chai Latte – yummy

  • 3 cups waterChai Latte
  • 1 tablespoon fresh peeled and grated ginger
  • 6 cardamom pods, crushed
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon powder
  • 2 pinches fresh grated nutmeg
  • 6 pieces star anise
  • 8 black peppercorns
  • 1 1/2 cups almond, rice, coconut or cow’s milk
  • assam or darjeeling tea- 6 teaspoons of loose tea, or 6 tea bags
  • brown or coconut sugar, or honey as desired

optional for serving: cinnamon stick and star anise
Place water, ginger, cardamom, cinnamon powder, nutmeg, star anise, and black peppercorns in a medium sauce pan over medium high heat.

When the liquid comes to a boil, add milk. Let everything return to a boil. Then add tea and simmer for 1 minute.

Pour your chai through a strainer into a clean bowl or a metal pitcher like the photo below. Then pour the chai back into a clean pot/bowl.

For COFFEE Lovers: You can add-on a shot of espresso and make it a “dirty” Chai, great Drink as well!


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