Masala Chai

Masala Chai is an Indian beverage made using black tea, mixture of spices, sugar, and milk.  With bold aromatic flavours, balanced with sweet and spicy notes, this Masala Chai will not disappoint.




1 Khanum Cinnamon stick

4 Khanum Green Cardamon

2 Cloves

2 Pepper Corns

½ tsp Loose Black Tea

1-4 tsp of sugar

½ Pint Whole milk

¼ Golden Swan Star Aniseed

½ tsp Fresh Ginger (optional)




  1. Add the Khanum Cinnamon Stick, Khanum Green Cardamon, Clove, Peppercorns, & Golden Swan Star Aniseed to a pestle & Mortar. Crush them until fine, or slightly coarse depending on preference.
  2. Heat 350ml of water in a saucepan. Add the crushed spices to the pan. You can add ½ tsp fresh ginger grated at this point. Add your loose tea and bring to a boil on a medium heat. Once boiled turn the heat down to a medium or low heat and leave to simmer for 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add the sugar and the milk to the pan a little at a time stirring the mixture to combine. Bring the tea to a boil and leave to simmer on a medium heat for 2 minutes allowing the tea to thicken and reduce.
  4. Strain the tea into your serve in your favourite cup and enjoy.
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