Chai from India is a spiced milk tea that has become increasingly popular throughout the world.
It is generally made up of:
• rich black tea • heavy milk • a combination of various spices • a sweetener
The spices used vary from region to region and among households in India. The most common are cardamom, cinnamon, ginger, cloves, and pepper. Indian chai produces a warming, soothing effect, acts as a natural digestive aid and gives one a wonderful sense of well being. It's difficult to resist a second cup.