South Indian Masala Chaha To Pair With The Rainy Weather

By Garima Johar

July 11, 2024

South Indian masala chai is a fragrant and flavorful tea perfect for a cosy morning or for evenings when you just want to watch the rain with a snack. To make the most of the monsoon season, try this easy recipe for chaha.


1.5 cups water 1 inch cinnamon stick 3 green cardamoms 4 cloves 5 black peppercorns ½ inch fresh ginger, grated 1 teaspoon black tea ¾ cup milk Sugar to taste

Step 1

Dry roast cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, and peppercorns till aromatic.

Step 2

Add water and grated ginger to the same pan. Let it boil.

Step 3

Add black tea and simmer for another 5 minutes.

Step 4

Pour in the milk and sugar and let it simmer for a few more minutes.

Step 5

Strain the tea into cups and enjoy!