Instant Chai Tea Mix
Chai is a sweet-flavored tea beverage made by brewing black tea with specific aromatic spices and herbs. Originating in the East, Chai Tea has gained worldwide popularity, becoming a favorite in many coffee and tea houses. This recipe includes making an instant Chai Tea Mix, enough to be kept around and used whenever you like for that instant Chai Tea goodness at a moment's notice.
- 1 cup sugar
- 1 tsp. cinnamon
- 1 tsp. ground ginger
- 1/2 tsp. ground cardamom
- 1/2 tsp. ground cloves
- Black tea (bags or loose-leaf as desired)
- 1/4 cup of milk (can be hot or cold)
To prepare the Chai Tea Mix, stir the sugar, cinnamon, ginger, cardamom and cloves in a bowl. Then store in an air-tight jar.
Brew a cup of black tea.
Add 1-2 tsp. of the Instant Chai Tea Mix to your black tea and stir. The more mix you use, the sweeter your Chai Tea will be!
Use our top-rated Milk Frother to froth the 1/4 cup of milk and top your Chai Tea with a thick layer of foam.
Sprinkle with a dash of cinnamon and enjoy!