The Warm and Spicy Masala Chai Recipe

Do you want to feel the warmth and comfort of a spicy and aromatic drink on a chilly evening? If yes, then a cup of Masala Chai can be your best soul mate! This classic Indian tea is a perfect blend of brewed tea, aromatic spices, and milk. It not only boosts your mood but also helps to regulate your digestion and improve your immune system. So let’s take a look at how to make this cozy cup of Recipe Masala Chai in your own kitchen.


Water (1 cup)

Milk (1 cup)

Tea leaves (2 tablespoons)

Grated ginger (1 teaspoon)

Cardamom (3 pods)

Cinnamon stick (1 small)

Cloves (5)

Sugar (as per taste)


In a saucepan, add water and all the spices (grated ginger, cardamom, cinnamon stick, and cloves). Bring it to a boil on medium flame.

Once the water starts boiling, add tea leaves and sugar into it.

Let it brew for 1-2 minutes and then add the milk.

Stir it well and let it simmer for another 3-4 minutes.

Turning off the stove and strain the chai into cups using a strainer.

Serve hot and enjoy the spiced aroma with each sip.


Adjust the amount of sugar as per your taste, but keeping it less can enhance the flavor of the spices.

Use fresh and whole spices for better taste and aroma.

Use good quality tea leaves for a rich and strong taste.

Add more milk if you want a lighter version of chai.


For a sweeter version, add a spoonful of condensed milk to your chai and stir well.

To make a caffeine-free version, replace the tea leaves with a herbal tea of your choice, such as chamomile, peppermint, or rose petals.

For an extra spicy and warming effect, add black pepper corns or star anise to your chai.


Masala Chai is more than just a cup of tea for Indians; it is an emotion that connects them with their culture and tradition. With this simple recipe and easy tips, now you can also experience the warmth and spice of Masala Chai in your own kitchen. Whether you want to start a day on a refreshing note or end it on a cozy one, a cup of Masala Chai is always a good decision. So, brew a cup of it and enjoy the delightful flavors with your loved ones!