Masala Chai | Indian tea Recipe | How to make Tea Indian Style

(Last Updated On: September 13, 2017)

Masala Chai recipe with special chai masala recipe. Do watch my step by step instruction video on How to make Masala Indian tea .

Chai or tea does not need any introduction. It is most common and popular beverage  in India. I am drinking tea from my teen age and it’s a must for be with breakfast.

There are many ways of making chai. Adrak wali chai , elaychi ki chai, cinnamon tea, tulsi tea , masala chai and lot more. Today I have posted the recipe of masala chai which I make every morning with breakfast.

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Masala chai made with special simple combination of spices.
Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Indian
Serves: 2cups
  • For 2 cups of tea:
  • Water: 1½ cup
  • Milk: 1 cup
  • Tea leaves: 1½ tsp
  • Sugar: 2 tsp or to taste
  • Small cardamom: 2
  • Clove: 1
  • Black pepper corns: 4
  • Small piece of cinnamon
  • Ginger: ½ "
  1. Heat a pan at medium heat.
  2. Add water a take a boil.
  3. In meanwhile crush ginger, pepper, cardamom, clove and cinnamon in mortar pestle.
  4. Once water starts boiling add chai masala and boil for one minute.
  5. Now add tea leaves and boil for another minute.
  6. Add milk and boil tea for almost 5 minutes and it gets nice color.
  7. Once done strain it in cups.
  8. Masala chai is ready.
  9. Enjoy it with biscuits and snacks.
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