Ustad Hotel Sulaimaani ~ Spiced Black Tea
Recipe type: Drink
Cuisine: Malabar
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Serves: 2
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 large bay leaf
  • 2 cloves, slightly bruised
  • 2 cardamoms, slightly bruised
  • ½ tsp tea powder
  • Sugar to taste
  1. Add the spices to the water and bring it to heat.
  2. As the water heats up, add the tea powder and bring it to a boil just till the required strength.
  3. Switch off, allow it to sit undisturbed for a minute on closed lid. Strain the tea.
  4. Add sugar to taste and serve immediately.
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