Masala Tea

Classic Indian spiced tea. Milky, aromatic and soothing.

Serves4 Origin India
Preparation 5 min Heat rating (No heat)
Cooking 15 min Ease (Easy)
Vegetarian Yes


8-10 lightly crushed Green Cardamom pods
2 Cinnamon quills
6 Whole Cloves
tsp Fennel seeds
tsp Ground Ginger
500ml water
4 black peppercorns
4 bags black tea or 3tsps loose tea
500ml milk, hot
honey, or brown sugar to taste


Combine all ingredients, and bring to a boil then lower the heat and simmer for about 10 minutes. Strain. Sweeten to taste with honey or brown sugar or let people sweeten themselves.

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