Tetley Masala Chai -

Tetley Masala Chai



2 teabagsTetley Tea
3 TbsCoriander, whole
1Star anise
2Cinnamon sticks, broken
2 tspWhole black peppercorns
2 tspAll spice
2 tspCardamom pods
2 tspCloves
2 tspDried orange peel, ground
2 tspGinger, ground
2 TbsVanilla extract

Honey, milk or cream to taste


  1. In a small bowl, combine coriander, anise, cinnamon, pepper, allspice, cardamom, cloves and orange peel.
  2. In a spice mill or coffee grinder, coarsely grind the spices.
  3. Mix in ginger and nutmeg.
  4. Pour water into a medium size pot and add spice mixture.
  5. Bring to a boil, cover and simmer for 15 minutes.
  6. Add tea and vanilla extract and steep 3 to 5 minutes.
  7. Strain liquid into large pitcher and add honey, milk or cream.

Can be served hot or chilled**