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Chai Ii

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Servings: 2
Categories: Non-Alcoholic Beverages

Ingredients:
    2.00 c Water
    2.00 ts Loose black tea
    -(pref Indian)
    2.00 Cardamon pods
    1.00 Cinnamon stick
    2.00 Cloves
    2.00 ts Sugar
    2.00 Black peppercorns (opt)
    0.50 c Milk
    1.00 tb Ginger, peeled and sliced

Directions:
Combine the water, tea, cardamon, cinnamon stick, cloves, 1 tsp of the sugar,and the black peppercorns, if desired, in a large saucepan and simmer over low heat for 5 min. Add the milk and the rest of the sugar. Add the ginger 1-2 min after that, or when the mixture returns to a simmer. Wait for 15-30 seconds, then strain the tea into 2 cups. Variation: to make Chai II without milk and sugar, combine the water, tea, cardamon, cinnamon stick, cloves, and black peppercorns, if desired, in a large saucepan and simmer over low heat for 5 min. Add the ginger, wait 15-30 seconds, then strain the tea into 2 cups.


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