Creamy Chai | Reader's Digest

Creamy Chai

This milky drink is a spicy take on tea.

from Taste of Home

Quick look

  • prep 15 min
  • serves 4

Ingredients

  • 2 cups water
  • 2 individual tea bags
  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 6 cardamom seeds, crushed
  • 1 whole clove
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 2-1/2 cups milk
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • Sweetened whipped cream, ground cinnamon and cinnamon sticks, optional

    How to make it  15 minutes

  • 1

    In a small saucepan, combine the first six ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5 minutes.

  • 2

    Stir in milk. Return to a boil; boil for 1 minute, then strain. Stir in sugar until dissolved. Top with whipped cream and garnish with ground cinnamon or a cinnamon stick if desired.