Chef Vikas Khanna's Instant Chai Mix is what we all need in our kitchen

Oct 30, 2023

BY: Rishabh Raj

Chef Vikas Khanna's Instant Chai Mix is what we all need in our kitchen

Instant Chai Mix Recipe

In India, chai is not just a beverage but a lifestyle. In a recent video on Instagram, he shared the recipe of his Instant Chai Mix made with six commonly available ingredients. Tap next to learn the recipe.

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​Ingredients required​

1-2 inch cinnamon stick, 7-8 green cardamom, 3/4 cup tea leaves, 4 tbsp sugar, 1 cup milk powder, 6-8 saffron strands, and hot water

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​Chef's tip​

As per his post, this chai mix will change the chai game. In the post, he suggested, "Sugar is optional, and it’s very important to use the best quality dark tea."

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​Step 1​

Add cinnamon sticks and green cardamom to a blender.

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​Step 2​

Next, add tea leaves and sugar and blend it again.

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​Step 3​

To this, add milk powder and stir well. Sieve the powder, store it in a glass jar, and top it with some saffron strands.

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​Step 4​

Add 2 tablespoons of the powder to a cup.

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​Step 5​

Pour hot water in and stir well. Garnish with some saffron strands and enjoy.

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​What's more?​

In the post, he mentioned, "I made many batches to try." He also suggested other flavours like fennel seeds, star anise, dried ginger powder, black pepper, dried mint leaves, and lemongrass to try.

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