Healing Masala Chai

 

Healing Masala Chai

In India, we boil loose black tea in the spice water for a few minutes with sugar and milk, then strain it before drinking. 

Ingredients

  • 8 cups of water
  • 2 tablespoons coriander seed
  • 2, 2 inch sticks of cinnamon
  • 1/8 cup of peeled and chopped garlic
  • 1 tablespoon of crushed cardamom pods
  • ½ tsp vanilla
  • ¼ tsp black pepper
  • 5 cloves

Instructions

  1. Boil all ingredients for 20 minutes once water begins to boil.
  2. Serve with a tsp of honey.
  3. You may add a black tea bag, steep for 2 minutes and then add the milk of your choice.