[ad_1] Instant masala chai mix recipe, by chef Vikas Khanna

Instant masala chai mix recipe, by chef Vikas Khanna

ET Online

Feb 14, 2024

Vikas Khanna's secret chai

Masala chai is one of the most popular beverages in India and chef Vikas Khanna has shared an incredible recipe to make a premix.

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How to make

With this masala chai premix, you can make your tea in 2 minutes.Here is how to make the chef's favourite chai mix.

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1 cup milk powder, 3/4 cup black tea, 3/4 cup sugar, 1- 2 inch cinnamon stick, 7-8 green cardamom pods, saffron strands, hot water.

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In a mixer grinder, blend cinnamon sticks and green cardamom.

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Blend again

Next, add tea leaves and sugar and blend it once more.

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Once you have a fine powder, put it in a mixing bowl and stir in the milk powder.

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Sieve this powder and store it in an airtight jar after topping it with some saffron strands.

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Add two tbsp of your chai premix in a cup and pour hot water. Mix everything in and add some saffron strands. Enjoy your instant chai!

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Chef's advice

Vikas Khanna asks in the video to use fine quality tea leaves. The sugar is optional and you can add it to your cup later as per you taste.

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