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Chai Tea

Rated as 3.64 out of 5 Stars

"This exotic tea uses cardamom, cinnamon and pepper for flavor. Stir in milk to taste."
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Ingredients

10 m servings 28 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings (6 (8 ounce) servings)

Directions

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  1. In a saucepan, bring water to a boil. Add the tea bags, cardamom seeds, cinnamon, and black pepper, then return to a boil. Immediately stir in sugar.
  2. Remove pot from heat and let stand for 5 minutes.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 28 calories; 0 g fat; 7.3 g carbohydrates; 0.1 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 7 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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If you ground the spices and add them into the teabag (its what I usually do, then i carefully staple the bag shut) and boil it for a while, the oils from the spices actually blend in with the f...

Most helpful critical review

Very weak compared to other chai I've tried, both commercial cartons of chai and restaurant chai. I compared this recipe with a couple others I found in a cookbook, and they added whole allspic...

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Very weak compared to other chai I've tried, both commercial cartons of chai and restaurant chai. I compared this recipe with a couple others I found in a cookbook, and they added whole allspic...

I have to agree, this is very weak. I add allspice, ginger and cloves and let simmer at least 20-30 mins. Then it varies between ok and good, but not fabulous.

If you ground the spices and add them into the teabag (its what I usually do, then i carefully staple the bag shut) and boil it for a while, the oils from the spices actually blend in with the f...

I also found this recipe a little too bland, so the next time round I used ground cardamon and cinnamon, the pepper corms and the sugar. It still needed a bit more oomph, so I added 1/4 tsp e...

Okay, I imagined this a much darker tea and, I agree with the others in the fact that it was a little "weak". Not the spices themselves but just the tea flavor. I did scale the recipe down but I...

Recipe group recipe for this week. Like some of the others, I did find it to be a weaker tea than I personally like, but I also took the suggestion of another reviewer and opened up the tea bag ...

I made this for "recipe group" 12/26/2011. As a couple of reviewers mentioned this does have a weak flavor, unless I have just become accustomed to the chai tea bags at the store. I cut the reci...

This recipe is SO GOOD! I loved it so much! But you know I have to agree it was a little bit to plain and bland for my taste.

weak!