Indian chai


Difficulty : Easy ( Equipment : Milk pan )

Ingredients :

1 tsp of tea leaves ( Assam / Darjeeling leaves )

1 cup of milk ( semi-skimmed milk or almond milk can be used as well )

1/2 cup of water

1 clove of whole cardamon

A pinch of saffron ( high quality one sourced from India )

A small piece of ginger

1 tsp of coconut sugar ( natural sugar, alternative to white processed sugar )

Method :

1.Boil the milk and water in a pan. Add the leaves when it starts to simmer. Leave it for 5 mins

2.Smash the cardamon and ginger so they split into tiny pieces. Add them to the pan and let it simmer for 5 mins.

3. Add the sugar, cover the chai with a lid and let it simmer for another 2 mins.

4, Its time to serve. Pour the chai in a cup, sprinkle some saffron on the top and enjoy 🙂







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